A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750
A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750
A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750
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OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE

A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

201202

OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE

A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750

Estimate: 3,000 - 5,000 USD

Current bid:2,000USD
(15 bids, reserve met)
Lot closes:08:32:40
August 12, 03:01 PM (GMT)

Description

OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE

A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750


set with a scaly dolphin handle, the domed cover with a recumbent kylin knop

height 5⅜ in.

13.7 cm

Condition Report

The spout of the teapot re-stuck at the lower curved section of the spout. The area has a band of old-overpaint.

The rim of the teapot with a small triangular-shaped restored chip. Located on a flat edge measuring approximately 0.6 x 0.5 cm, there is a fine and faint associated hairline crack, measuring approximately 2cm. The opposite side with a fine and faint hairline crack at rim approximately 2cm long. Overall in good appearance.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Catalogue Note

A similar teapot from the Irvin & Anita Schorsch Collection, was sold in these rooms, January 20-22, 2016, lot 341. A further teapot from the Harriet Carlton Goldweitz Collection, was sold in these rooms, January 20, 2006, lot 84.

A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750
OFFERED WITHOUT RESERVE
A STAFFORDSHIRE SOLID-AGATE PECTEN-SHELL TEAPOT AND COVER, CIRCA 1750

12 August 2020 • New York