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Thirty Pieces of Mostly Griffin, Smith & Hill Etruscan Majolica Shell-form Tableware

Auction:
3205T
Lot:
1835
Sold for:
$677$550

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Auction:
Discovery - 3205T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Thirty Pieces of Mostly Griffin, Smith & Hill Etruscan Majolica Shell-form Tableware, (imperfections), ht. to 6 1/4 in.

Provenance: The Shaeffer Collection.
Estimate $600-800

most pieces exhibit rim chips, three plates are with rim restoration and a covered sugar is with restoration to the handles.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

1st millennium BC, Etruscan civilization, Etruscan language, Majolica, Pottery, Tyrsenian languages, Victorian majolica, Visual arts

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