A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 91

Lot 91

Two Martin Brothers Stoneware Buttons, c.1900

Two Martin Brothers Stoneware Buttons, c.1900
Lot 91 Details
Two Martin Brothers Stoneware Buttons, c.1900

decorated with white blossoms and green leaves on a blue ground
diameter 1.1" — 2.7 cm.
incised marks Martin Bros.

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $504
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


One illustrated by Malcolm Haslam in The Martin Brothers Potters, p.155, fig.250


In good condition

LOT 91

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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