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Pair of Turner Black Basalt Bough Pots and Covers

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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

Description:

Pair of Turner Black Basalt Bough Pots and Covers, England, late 18th century, each with pyramid-form pierced cover, the square vases with canted sides and widows at each corner, paneled sides with classical figures in relief within oval cartouches, impressed marks, ht. 8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

One bough pot with two shallow rim chips; one with a firing line to the plinth. The covers appear to be of later manufacture.


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

United Kingdom, Architecture, Art genres, Bough pot, Cant, Cartouche, Decorative arts, Pyramid, Visual arts

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