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Lot 153    

Transferware Pitchers, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American and English, late 19th-early 20th century. An assembled group of three transferware pitchers including a lustreware pitcher with a yellow ground having a depiction of Cornwallis in a central reserve, a blue and white transferware pitcher depicting Scudder's American Museum, and a pitcher depicting Commodore George Dewey and the Flagship Olympia by Cook Pottery Co. of Trenton, New Jersey, patented July 1899, PLUS a black transferware plate titled La Surprise / 3, with a central reserve of a hunter and his dog surrounded by a floral border, having an obscured impressed mark on underside, PLUS a black and blue transfer-decorated plate of wrestlers, titled Les Sports / No. 6. Lutte., marked with a chalice and Montereau; tallest pitcher ht. 5.5, largest dia. 8.5 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Pitchers with numerous chips and hairline cracks. Loss of gilding to Flagship Olympia pitcher. Plates with small chips. Wrestling plate with crack.
Sold: $1,680.00
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