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Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine Ewer

Auction:
3234B
Lot:
57
Sold for:
$800$650

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

Description:

Wedgwood Black Basalt Wine Ewer, England, 19th century, a figure of Bacchus seated atop the shoulder and modeled holding the horns of a ram's head below the spout, fruiting grapevine festoons to either side, impressed mark, ht. 15 3/4 in.
Estimate $600-800

Handle professionally restored.


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.

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United Kingdom, Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex, Deities, Dionysus, Grapevine, Texas, Greek mythology, LGBT themes in mythology, Staffordshire pottery, Vitis, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery

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