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Five Mocha-decorated Pepper Pots

Auction:
2961B
Lot:
125
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Five Mocha-decorated Pepper Pots, England, early 19th century, cat's-eye, cable, and leaf decoration, ht. to 4 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

From left to right: 1. Ring below sifter has several chips, and there is a large chip on the base. 2. Two small chips on the underside of the ring below the sifter. 3. Rim below the sifter has restoration, there is a crack in the body. 4. Chips on the underside of the rim below the sifter. 5. Four small chips on the ring below the sifter, small chip on the base.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Pepper Pots, Black pepper, Dipped ware, Food and drink, Mocha decorated pottery, Mocha Island, Mocha Uson, Mocha, Yemen, Pepper trade, Piper, Spices, United Kingdom

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