Two black monochrome teapots and covers
Lot 70
Two creamware teapots and covers enamelled in black, circa 1770-80
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,679) inc. premium
Lot Details
Two creamware teapots and covers enamelled in black, circa 1770-80
One of barrel shape with a double entwined handle, painted in black with an armorial within a pattern of scattered sprigs, 15.6cm high, the other cylindrical with a strap handle and fluted spout, inscribed 'Sam.l & Marg.t Wilson, 1779' within a floral cartouche, the reverse with a cobbler and a lady, 15.1cm high (some restoration) (4)

Footnotes

  • The larger teapot was exhibited in the ECC Armorials exhibition in 2008. The other teapot was shown in the ECC 'Shipwrecks and Marriages' exhibition, 2009, item C16.
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