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Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Homer

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
173
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Bust of Homer, England, c. 1775, mounted atop a shaped plinth, impressed mark, ht. 12 3/4 in.
The Spak Collection of Wedgwood sold to benefit the Florida International Uni
Estimate $2,000-4,000

Minor chipping to the back rim. No other evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations.


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United Kingdom, Counties of England, Darwin–Wedgwood family, Neoclassicism, Staffordshire, Staffordshire pottery, Waterford Wedgwood, Wedgwood, Wedgwood pottery

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