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Josiah Wedgwood II Letter Dated 1814

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
283
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Josiah Wedgwood II Letter Dated 1814, England, to Mr. Howorth notifying him that his salary would be two hundred pounds a year, 7 x 7 1/2 in.; set in a modern wood frame.

Note: Robin Reilly describes a John Howorth as salesman and manager of Wedgwood's York Street showroom from 1814 until 1829. Howorth succeeded Tom Byerley as Wedgwood's London showroom manager.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $500-700

In overall good condition.


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Keywords

Robin Reilly, Tom Byerley, Jeffrey Milkins, London, United Kingdom, Counties of England, Darwin–Wedgwood family, England, Howorth, Josiah Wedgwood, Retailers, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery

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