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Wedgwood & Bentley Porphyry Vase and Cover

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
3
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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

Description:

Wedgwood & Bentley Porphyry Vase and Cover, England, c. 1785, gilding to creamware widow finial, laurel and berry border, sphinx head handles, drapery swags and foliate foot, mounted atop a square black basalt plinth, raised lozenge mark, ht. 16 1/2 in.
The property of Jeffrey Milkins.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Cover extensively restored to one side and with rim chip repairs.
Vase: Firing line to footrim of socle.


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

Jeffrey Milkins, Counties of England, Creamware, Legendary creatures, Neoclassicism, Sphinx, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery, United Kingdom

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