Discovery I & II Auction

Skinner
Park Plaza 63
02116 Boston, MA
United States
+1 (0)617 3505400 · +1 (0)617 3505429

Date of the auction: 19.11.2008

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Pair of Blue Enameled Porcelain FiguresPair of Blue Enameled Porcelain Figures

Pair of Blue Enameled Porcelain Figures, ht. approx. 11 in

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Pair of Pink Grand Porcelain DishesPair of Pink Grand Porcelain Dishes

Pair of Pink Grand Porcelain Dishes, gilded scrolled edge work, lg. 11 in

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Unframed Classical Image on IvoryUnframed Classical Image on Ivory

Unframed Classical Image on Ivory, possibly king Neptune's daughter seated with trident

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Box of Small Chinese Archaic-style FiguresBox of Small Chinese...

Box of Small Chinese Archaic-style Figures, including mythical figures, a large general figure, and a an Amphora hanging container, (untested, damage, losses

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Hand-painted Gilted Austrian Porcelain CenterpieceHand-painted Gilted...

Hand-painted Gilted Austrian Porcelain Centerpiece, with metal cherub base

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Two Persian and Eight Delft TilesTwo Persian and Eight Delft Tiles

Two Persian and Eight Delft Tiles, Persian tiles depict a green rabbit and a floral pattern, the Delft tiles depict houses, a butterfly, mythical figures, sailboats, structures, trees, boats, and a seated mother and child

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Pair of Small Alabaster UrnsPair of Small Alabaster Urns

Pair of Small Alabaster Urns, ht. 6 3/4 in., (base separated on one

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$25 - US$50

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Group of Chinese Archaic-style Glazed and Unglazed ItemsGroup of Chinese...

Group of Chinese Archaic-style Glazed and Unglazed Items, including covered dishes and a large number of bowls, (untested, damage

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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White Primavera Deco Pottery SculptureWhite Primavera Deco Pottery Sculpture

White Primavera Deco Pottery Sculpture, France, depicting a figure playing the guitar, ht. 8 1/4 in

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Iridescent Yellow Glass and Enamel Handpainted VaseIridescent Yellow Glass...

Iridescent Yellow Glass and Enamel Handpainted Vase, polished pontil, decorated with lilies

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Group of TablewareGroup of Tableware

Group of Tableware, a glass bowl, decanter, two cruets, three sterling silver and wood trays, pair of table coasters, and a set of glass coasters

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$100 - US$200

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Pale Amethyst Open BowlPale Amethyst Open Bowl

Pale Amethyst Open Bowl, probably Richard and Hartley Glass Co., Pennsylvania, c. 1890, ht. 8 1/4 in

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Textile Punched Urn of FlowersTextile Punched Urn of Flowers

Textile Punched Urn of Flowers, felt and woven material, ht. 34, wd. 14 in

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Two Pottery Lamp BasesTwo Pottery Lamp Bases

Two Pottery Lamp Bases, one inkwell form, one baluster form

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$150 - US$250

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Pair of Fukugawa VasesPair of Fukugawa Vases

Pair of Fukugawa Vases, late 19th century, yellow and red with scrolling floral and fan decoration, signed on base, ht. approx. 8 in

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Four Wedgwood Queensware ItemsFour Wedgwood Queensware Items

Four Wedgwood Queensware Items, two cake plates, a pitcher, and a coffeepot

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$125 - US$150

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Five Sets of Art Deco KnobsFive Sets of Art Deco Knobs

Five Sets of Art Deco Knobs, c. 1930s, blue with white dots, green with white dots, white with blue dots, and two red with white dots

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Group of Chinese Archaic-Style Pottery ItemsGroup of Chinese Archaic-Style...

Group of Chinese Archaic-Style Pottery Items, including figures, mythical figures, bowls, etc., (untested, damage

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Royal Doulton PitcherRoyal Doulton Pitcher

Royal Doulton Pitcher, depicting a woman drinking from a teacup with phrase "The Best of Men are only Men at the Best" on the side, ht. 7 in

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$75 - US$125

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Nine Metal Cooking and Hearth ItemsNine Metal Cooking and Hearth Items

Nine Metal Cooking and Hearth Items, three copper and brass footed buckets, two mugs, a colander, two small hanging items, and a whimsical wrought iron hanging light with cows

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$300 - US$400

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Chinese Export Blue and White ChargerChinese Export Blue and White Charger

Chinese Export Blue and White Charger, depicting a country scene with musician, marked on base, dia. 16 in

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$600 - US$800

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Pair of Miniature Sculpted Plaster Female MannequinsPair of Miniature...

Pair of Miniature Sculpted Plaster Female Mannequins, probably America, c. 1925, both with articulated arms, mounted on wooden bases, ht. 15 1/4 in. Provenance: Jim Hersheimer, Kelter/Malc

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,000

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Chinese Shang-style Decorated and Handled PotChinese Shang-style Decorated...

Chinese Shang-style Decorated and Handled Pot, with geometric painted design, ht. approx. 16 in., (untested

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Eight Blue and White Asian Porcelain ItemsEight Blue and White Asian...

Eight Blue and White Asian Porcelain Items, including two storage jars made into lamps, large bottle-form vase, two trumpet-form vases, etc

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$300 - US$500

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Approximately Nineteen Beleek Shell DishesApproximately Nineteen Beleek...

Approximately Nineteen Beleek Shell Dishes, including milk jug, creamer, heart dish, etc

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$200 - US$400

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Approximately Fourteen Pieces of Cloisonne and Chinese Export...

Approximately Fourteen Pieces of Cloisonne and Chinese Export Porcelain, two pairs of small covered cloisonne urns/bottles, cloisonne vase and two plates, red and white Dresden cup and saucer, blue and white cup and saucer, five Chinese Export cups and four saucers, and an Oriental-style vase

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Nine Pieces of Majolica and Other CeramicsNine Pieces of Majolica and Other...

Nine Pieces of Majolica and Other Ceramics, including leaf-form dish marked Etruscan Majolica, two Royal Bayreuth leaf-form dishes, four dishes, and an Italian gilt decorated box

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$150 - US$200

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Group of Chinese Archaic-style Funereal ItemsGroup of Chinese Archaic-style...

Group of Chinese Archaic-style Funereal Items, including mythical figures, bowls, teapot, etc., (untested, damage

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Twenty-three Delft and British Blue and White Decorated Ceramic Tableware...

Twenty-three Delft and British Blue and White Decorated Ceramic Tableware and Decorative Items, Delft hand-painted vase, four tiles, a German Delft Old Manse porcelain plaque, a Staffordshire transfer blue and white dish, six child's toy dishes, a set of six English Flow Blue plates, and a set of

Lot #: 31

Estimate: US$200 - US$250

Date: 19 Nov 2008

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Two Wedgwood TablewaresTwo Wedgwood Tablewares

Two Wedgwood Tablewares, a fruit compote and a leaf-form sauce dish

Lot #: 32

Estimate: US$125 - US$150

Date: 19 Nov 2008