A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 26
Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1899
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1899

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Bird Tobacco Jar, 1899

modelled with beady eyes, short beak and webbed feet, coloured in tones of blue, green, brown and cream, on an ebonised wood base
overall height 9.4" — 24 cm.
paper labels, incised on the base edge Martin Bros. London & Southall; on the head flange R.W. Martin & Bros. / London & Southall and dated 11-1899
repair

Estimate $10,000-$15,000

Realised: $23,750
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Waddingtons, Toronto, April 4th, 2005, lot 728