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Property from the Brooklyn Museum | March 20, 2024

Wed, Mar 20, 2024 10:00AM EDT
Lot 147

Eight Assorted Ceramic Pitchers

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

British/Continental/American, late 19th/20th century, various forms, two marked "Avalon Faience", one marked "R&B...Washington, DC", 6-1/4 x 6-1/2 x 5-1/4 in. to 10-1/4 x 10-1/4 x 7-1/2 in.

Provenance: Property from the Brooklyn Museum


surface dirt and accretion, scattered scratches and typical light wear to bases, crackle/crazing, rubbing and losses to gilding; white ground with blue cameo example with large cracks through lower body and rim; largest example with some flaking and firing cracks at spout; one faience example with crack to rim

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Property from the Brooklyn Museum