A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 40

Lot 40

Martin Brothers Stoneware Jug, 1880

Martin Brothers Stoneware Jug, 1880
Lot 40 Details
Martin Brothers Stoneware Jug, 1880

with bird’s head spout, incised and painted with a winged creature and scrolling foliage in shades of brown and cream
height 7" — 17.8 cm.
R.W. Martin / London & Southall and dated 12-11-80

Estimate $350-$500

Realised: $1,500
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Jug, 1880
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Jug, 1880


Restoration is good quality, but extent is unclear and could be extensive

LOT 40

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.