Decorative Arts Online Auction

May 18, 2017

LOT 105

Lot 105

Bristol Small Mug and a Cup and Saucer, c.1775

Bristol Small Mug and a Cup and Saucer, c.1775
Lot 105 Details
Bristol Small Mug and a Cup and Saucer, c.1775

height 3.1" — 7.8 cm., diameter 4.9" — 12.4 cm.
painted X marks in blue, the mug also with 10 in gilt

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $720
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Mrs. D. MacCallum Collection, Toronto, no. BR-7
Dr. Gerald Higgins Collection, Edmonton


some condition noted

LOT 105

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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