Four creamware teapots and covers, two dated 1760 and 1769
Lot 63
Four creamware teapots and covers, two dated 1760 and 1769
Sold for £687 (US$ 1,154) inc. premium
Lot Details
Four creamware teapots and covers, two dated 1760 and 1769
With cold gilded inscriptions, comprising a cylindrical example, probably North Eastern, inscribed 'Anne Boucant Page', 16.5cm high, another with a pierced gallery, inscribed 'Marmaduke...', 16.3cm, a globular example inscribed 'Susannah Drewry Weary Hall 1769', 11.2cm, and another inscribed 'Mary Horod Boulge' and dated '1760' to the reverse, 14.6cm (all with gilding worn, some damage) (8)

Footnotes

  • The first teapot is illustrated by Tom Walford, Early Creamware from North East England, Creamware and Pearlware Re-Visited (2005), p.110, fig.51. The Susannah Drewry teapot, from the Donald Towner Collection, was shown in the ECC Exhibition 'Shipwrecks and Marriages', 2009
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