• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 3

    TWO STAFFORDSHIRE PINT MUGS

    Price Realised  

    TWO STAFFORDSHIRE PINT MUGS
    mid 19th-century, the first printed and hand-coloured with two cricket scenes before tents and a church, strap handle with crossed bats, stumps and balls, oak leaf design to inside rim (some general wear) -- 10cm. (4in.) high. Provenance: Keith Crump Collection (lot 404).
    The second a silver-lusterware mug of waisted form with applied, hand-coloured figures of Clarke, Pilch and Box, floral sprays and other details in lustre, strap handle (all-over hairline cracks, handle restuck) -- 104mm. (4in.) (2)


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