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Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Plaques

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
31
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Plaques, England, 19th century, oval shapes with applied figures depicting Hercules and the Erymanthian Boar and Hercules Strangling the Nemean Lion, impressed marks, 5 1/2 x 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Each in very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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, Deities, Greek mythology, Heracles, Hercules, Labours of Hercules, Mythology, Nemean lion, Staffordshire pottery, Superheroes, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery, Wild boar

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