nr 1820 DAVENPORT PEARLWARE B&W CHESTNUT BASKET & STAND

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 18, 2006
  • Channel: Auction House
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~A NO-RESERVE AUCTION~
PROPERTY FROM AN HISTORIC LAWRENCEVILLE, NEW JERSEY ESTATE COLLECTION
A RARE EARLY 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE BLUE & WHITE TRANSFER -DECORATED POTTERY RETICULATED CHESTNUT BASKET AND STAND, SIGNED DAVENPORT DESCRIPTION:
BEAUTIFUL EARLY example of english blue & white pearlware... twin-handled rectangular footedbasket and matching stand, fully reticulated with trelliswork designs. the deep blue transfer design is of a chinoiserie / asiatic landscape and harbor view with pagodas, junks and figures. the borders are of extensive scrolling floral swags. twig-form handles to the basket are in deep cobalt blue. RARE and excellent form, with minor imperfections as expected with age. OUTSTANDING! DATE: 1810-20 MARKS: impressed DAVENPORT (w/ anchor symbol) CONDITION: overall excellent condition, both overall fine glaze craze and light browning to glaze, easily cleaned professionally. the basket with 2 minor age lines at bases of handles near border/edge. see photos. the stand with central age line and .75" line at edge to reticulation. no further chips, cracks or repairs of any kind. SIZE: 10.75 x 7.5 x 4.75" tall basket; 9.5 x 7.75" stand OTHER: rare ! [F-O-2-N]
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