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Mocha Quart Creamware Engine-turned Mug

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Mocha Quart Creamware Engine-turned Mug, England, c. 1790, with painted yellow stars and floral sprigs on alternating bands of brown slip separated by engine-turned vertical ribs of white, strap handle with painted sprig decoration, ht. 6 1/4 in.

Provenance: The Jonathan Rickard Collection.
Estimate $300-500

Three inch crack in the rim, and short cracks in the body, chips on the rim, staining.


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, British art, Creamware, Food and drink, Mug, Pottery, Staffordshire pottery

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