A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 73

Lot 73

Martin Brothers Stoneware Small Gourd Vase, 1899

Martin Brothers Stoneware Small Gourd Vase, 1899
Lot 73 Details
Martin Brothers Stoneware Small Gourd Vase, 1899

of ridged shouldered ovoid form, etched and coloured in tones of brown
tiny glaze chip
height 3.7" — 9.3 cm.
incised marks Martin Bros. / London & Southall and dated 11-99

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $1,560
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Tiny glaze chip at the rim is barely significant; otherwise substantially in good condition

LOT 73

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.)

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