Moorcroft Pottery Auction

June 0914, 2018
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LOT 201

Lot 201

Macintyre Moorcroft Florian Poppy Covered Biscuit Jar, c.1898

Macintyre Moorcroft Florian Poppy Covered Biscuit Jar, c.1898
Lot 201 Details
Macintyre Moorcroft Florian Poppy Covered Biscuit Jar, c.1898

with silver plated mounts and cover
height 9.1 in — 23 cm
plated mounts by James Dixon & Sons of Sheffield, impressed marks, incised initials W.M. / des., printed Florian marks and Rd. No. 326471 in brown, painted marks A.T. in blue

Estimate $350-$500

Realised: $540
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


A similar jar is Illustrated by Paul Atterbury in Moorcroft, 1897-1993 (revised edition), p. 68, plate 1


MacMillan & Perrin Moorcroft Pottery Exhibition, 1978


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LOT 201

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  • 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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