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Three Cobalt Bird Decorated Jars

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1277
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Three Cobalt Bird Decorated Jars, 19th century, a two-gallon Haxton Ottman & Co. and two unsigned jars, all with bird decoration on the front, ht. to 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

From left to right: 1. jar has a tight hairline crack in the rim. 2. jar has a repaired (glued) exterior rim chip. 3. jar has a few tiny rim chips on the inside and the lid has a repaired (glued) chip.


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

Haxton Ottman & Co., Child labour, Cobalt, Cobalt mining, Gallon, Measurement

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