603
603
A RARE AND UNUSUAL ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE DATED PUZZLE JUG
1741
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
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603
A RARE AND UNUSUAL ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE DATED PUZZLE JUG
1741
Estimate
6,0008,000
LOT SOLD. 8,125 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A RARE AND UNUSUAL ENGLISH BROWN STONEWARE DATED PUZZLE JUG
1741
probably London, sprigged with an oval panel molded with a harbor scene entitled PORTO:BELLO flanked by the incised name 'Jos=', 'Puttock' above the date '17=41', the slender neck pierced with two bands of stylized foliate devices beneath three short spouts at the rim, the loop handle applied with raised rosettes.
height 8 7/8 in.
22.7 cm
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Provenance

Jonathan Horne, London
Syd Levethan, through private purchase
Vogel Collection no. 658

Literature

Jonathan Horne, A Collection of Early English Pottery, Part VI, Cat. no. 142

Catalogue Note

Dated brown stoneware puzzle jugs are particularly rare, a puzzle jug inscribed 'Ed Lindsdal Thaxted Essex 1751' sold at Sotheby's, London, March 29, 1960, lot 13, is referenced by Adrian Oswald et al., English Brown Stoneware 1670-1900, London, 1982, p. 48. A puzzle jug of similar form to the present lot was sold, Sotheby's, London, September 15, 1992, lot 187. See lot 682 in this sale for a 'Portobello' white salt-glazed tankard.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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