A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017


Lot 4

Martin Brothers Stoneware Clock Case, 1875

Martin Brothers Stoneware Clock Case, 1875
Lot 4 Details
Martin Brothers Stoneware Clock Case, 1875

of architectural form supported by two winged dragons on a shaped base, carved, incised and coloured in tones of blue, grey, green and brown
height 10.4" — 26.5 cm.
numbered 27 and inscribed on the back R.W. Martin / London and dated 6-1875

Estimate $1,500-$2,500

Realised: $3,360
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Clock Case, 1875
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Clock Case, 1875

Richard Dennis, Martin Brothers Pottery Exhibition, 1978, No. 47


In good condition; some minor firing cracks are not significant; the movement is later


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.