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Wedgwood Black Basalt Encaustic Decorated Bough Pot

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$584$475

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3234B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood Black Basalt Encaustic Decorated Bough Pot, England, late 18th century, "D"-shape with scalloped rim, relief of cherubs supporting a foliate garland and bordered with tropical trees, all to a red ground, impressed upper-lower case mark, lg. 9 1/2 in.

Literature: Illustrated in Black Basalt, by D. Edwards, p. 17.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $800-1,200

Heavily restored throughout. Missing lid.


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Keywords

Jeffrey Milkins, Bough pot, Cherubs, Counties of England, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery, United Kingdom

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