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San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Jar and Small Plate

Auction:
3243B
Lot:
544
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 3243B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 18, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

San Ildefonso Black-on-black Pottery Jar and Small Plate, the jar signed "Maria and Santana", the plate signed "Marie and Santana", both decorated in a typical abstract feather design, (minor scratches to the rim and body of jar), ht. of jar 5, dia. 6, dia. of plate 5 3/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

The plate has a scuff mark in the center, the center glaze under a magnifying glass looks to have a very fine craquelure. Some fingerprint marks as well.
The jar has a number of tiny scratches on the rim, and some minor scratches in the glaze on the body; condition is ok but not excellent.



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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