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Mocha-decorated Half-pint Mug

Auction:
3080B
Lot:
135
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3080B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 03, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Mocha-decorated Half-pint Mug, England, early 19th century, wide ochre slip band decorated with mocha "trees," strap handle with foliate terminals, ht. 3 1/2 in.
Estimate $200-250

Tiny chip on rim, one inch probable firing crack at rim associated with the handle attachment point, few very small chips on underside of 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

United Kingdom, Caffè mocha, Dipped ware, Food and drink, Mocha decorated pottery, Mocha Island, Mocha Uson, Mocha, Yemen, Mug, Pint, Pottery

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