A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 19

Lot 19

Martin Brothers Stoneware Vase, 1897

Martin Brothers Stoneware Vase, 1897
Lot 19 Details
Martin Brothers Stoneware Vase, 1897

the ovoid body with waisted neck incised and painted with an array of sea creatures on a mottled blue and grey ground
height 9.3" — 23.6 cm.
incised Martin Bros. / London & Southall and dated 1-1897

Estimate $700-$1,000

Realised: $3,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


The Harriman Judd Collection


Some professional restoration at the base and rim - does not appear to be extensive beyond those areas; perhaps as a result of the restoration, the base is a slightly uneven and the vase a little wobbly

LOT 19

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

Note: Condition ratings and condition details are the subjective opinions of our specialists and should be used as a guide only. Waddington’s uses due care when preparing condition details, however, our staff are not professional restorers or conservators. Condition details and reports are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the buyer’s terms and conditions of sale. In all cases the prospective purchaser is responsible for inspecting the property themselves prior to placing a bid.