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November Day 1: Americana & European Continental

Wed, Nov 16, 2022 11:00AM EST
Lot 56

Group of 10 Transferware Objects

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$300 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
$500,000 $25,000
$1,000,000 $50,000
$10,000,000 $100,000
Group of ten transferware objects including: one Wedgwood “Caneware” bisque oval pie lid rim and “Queensware” vase; “Bosphorus” brown transferware platter; a set of four lidded cups with a tray; one blue pitcher; one pink creamer.
Height ranges from 2 in to 8 in; diameter ranges from 3 1/2 in to 21 1/2 in.


The items are in generally good condition with no major chips, cracks, or dents. All items have wear throughout. The Wedgwood "Caneware", captured lower center in lot listing, has an area that is discolored along the edge of the lid, which is smaller than 1/8 inch; there are two lines of adhesive residue over the lid, which measure 4 inches each; one of the grapes has white accretions in its recessed area; there is a 2 inch long crack to the handle; along the upper side of the oval ring, there is an adhesive residue that is extended from the sticker on the lid; along the underside of the oval ring, there is a minute brown accretion; there is a 3/4 inch long residue towards the rim.

“Queensware” vase, capture upper far right in lot listing, has a minute green accretion to the foot; there is crazing throughout the piece; along its interior, there is an area that is discolored dark; along the underside, there are two lines of hairline cracks that measure 2 1/4 inches each.

“Bosphorus” brown platter, upper center, has crazing throughout; throughout the piece, there are areas that lost coloration; there is a minute white accretion to the rim and two in the center; along the underside, there is a 3 3/4 inch long crack and there are green minute accretions; there is discoloration throughout; there is a two inches long hairline crack below the inner rim.

A set of four lidded cups, captured upper far left, have stains to their rim; one of the cups has a line of minute chips to the rim; another cup has a 1/2 inch long crack to the rim. The tray has crazing throughout; the inner side is discolored.

The blue pitcher, captured upper second to the right, has crazing throughout; there are losses to the gilt; there is a minute crack that is smaller than 1/8 inch by the handle; towards the foot, there are two white accretions; along the underside, there is a 1/8 inch long loss; along the inner side, there is a sticker residue that is 1/2 inch long.

The pink creamer, lower right in lot listing, has a minute dent to the rim; there is a discoloration in an area where the handle meets the body; by the handle, there is a hairline crack that is 1 1/2 inches long; along the underside, there is wear to the footrim, consistent with its age and use, and adhesive residue; below the rim, there is a network of black dots, most likely to be original to the artistic practice; by the network, there is a residue to the surface, which is only visible under UV light; along the inner side, towards the rim, there is an area that is discolored brown.

None of them show any sign of restoration under UV inspection.

Please contact us for a detailed condition report. Please note that the lack of a condition statement does not imply perfect condition. Email with any condition questions.

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