Moorcroft Pottery

March 20 — 25, 2021
Auction begins to close at 2 pm ET

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Lot 2

Five Pairs of Macintyre Moorcroft Aurelian Vases, c.1898-1900

Five Pairs of Macintyre Moorcroft Aurelian Vases, c.1898-1900
Lot 2 Details
Five Pairs of Macintyre Moorcroft Aurelian Vases, c.1898-1900

restoration/later embellishment
largest height 11.6 in — 29.5 cm
impressed, printed and painted marks including several with Rd. No. 314901 in brown, apocryphal signatures and initials in green

Estimate $300-$500

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

Lot Report


As found; most with some restoration; decoration has been later embellished; signatures and initials in green under the bases are all later added too; otherwise substantially in good condition


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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