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Wedgwood Rosso Antico and White Terra-cotta Incense Burner and Cover

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
237
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood Rosso Antico and White Terra-cotta Incense Burner and Cover, England, early 19th century, pierced cover to a bowl set atop the tails of three dolphins mounted on a triangular base, impressed mark, ht. 5 1/4 in.; with an associated pastille holder.


Literature: This piece illustrated in WEDGWOOD, Volume II, by R. Reilly, plate 815, p. 488.
Estimate $700-900

Slightest relief loss to leaves on raised buttons; flake to footrim.


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, Censer, Culture, Human behavior, Incense, Neoclassicism, Religion, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood

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