A Private Collection of Martin Brothers Stoneware

December 06, 2017

LOT 90
Martin Brothers Stoneware Miniature Pilgrim Flask Scent Bottle, 1900
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Miniature Pilgrim Flask Scent Bottle, 1900
  • Martin Brothers Stoneware Miniature Pilgrim Flask Scent Bottle, 1900

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Martin Brothers Stoneware Miniature Pilgrim Flask Scent Bottle, 1900

of flattened circular form with ring handles, incised with a flower sprig and scroll borders enclosing monogram AC, painted in blue and green on a grey ground
length 1.1" — 2.7 cm.
incised and painted marks Martin Bros. 7-1900

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $750
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

About artist/note:

Made for Alice Clarke, the Martins’ sister

Literature:

Haslam, Malcolm, The Martin Brothers Potters, p.155, fig.250

Provenance:

Label with Richard Dennis, Martin Brothers Pottery Exhibition, 1978, No.709