NEAR PAIR OF FRENCH MOCHAWARE ‘DECOR DE CORDAGES’ COFFEE CANS AND A SAUCER, PROBABLY CREIL POTERIE, CREIL-SUR-OISE, CIRCA 1830; AND A FOOTED BOWL, MONTEREAU POTERIE, MONTEREAU, 1825-33.

Est. $500-$700
Sold: $3,360 ($2,800)

The bowl with faint impressed mark. Diameters of cans and saucer 2 ⅜ and 4 ⅞, the bowl 5 ½ inches.

Provenance: One coffee can and the saucer, “The Collection of Gloria & Charles L. Mandelstam,” Christie’s, New York, January 20-21, 2005, lot 181, Fiona & Bill Laidlaw, London, 1988; one coffee can, Skinner, Inc., Boston, June 9, 2002, lot 206; the bowl, “The Jonathan Rickard Collection of Mocha Pottery,” Skinner, Inc., Boston, March 11, 2001, lot 410.

Literature: For a discussion and illustrations of similar wares, see Rickard, Ibid., pp. 126-127, fig. 199.

All Content © Copyright Northeast Auctions, All Rights Reserved