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Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Inkstand

Auction:
2519B
Lot:
4
Sold for:
$889$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2519B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 01, 2010 6:00PM

Description:

Wedgwood and Bentley Black Basalt Inkstand, England, 18th century, the stand with serpentine front molded with arabesque floral designs to a dimpled ground, the top with central candleholder, pen tray, inkwell and covered compartment, impressed mark, lg. 6 1/4 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Wedgwood I by R. Reilly, plate 709.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Slight rim and footrim chips. No signs of cracks, chips or restorations.

Keywords

United Kingdom, Darwin-Wedgwood family, Inkstand, Reilly, Staffordshire pottery, Wedgwood

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