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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 539

    A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND JUG

    CIRCA 1740-1745

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND JUG
    CIRCA 1740-1745
    The coffee-pot, applied with trailing flowers; the baluster jug molded with panels of figures and masks
    5.¾ in. (14.6 cm.) high, the coffee-pot; 5 7/8 in. (14.9 cm.) high, the jug


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    George Blés (coffee-pot).
    With Ginsburg & Levy, Inc., New York (jug).
    Gift of Mrs. Russell S. Carter, 1944 (coffee-pot and jug).


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Sold to Benefit the Acquisitions Fund