TWO UNUSUAL BRITISH CREAMWARE MOCHAWARE SLIP-DECORATED JUGS, 1820-35.
Sold: $840 ($700)
The first slip-banded in dark brown and lilac, surrounded by a black, brown and blue earthworm on a grey slip field; the second surrounded by dark brown and white “pebbles” on a lilac slip field, both with leafy handle terminals. Heights 6 and 7 ¼ inches.
Provenance: The smaller, “The Collection of Gloria & Charles L. Mandelstam, Christie’s, New York, January 20-21, 2005, lot 188, Anonymous sale, and Richard A. Bourne Co., Inc., Hyannis, Massachusetts, November 25, 1989, lot 316; the larger David Thompson Antiques & Art, South Dennis, Massachusetts, August 2003.