Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
Mt. Crawford, VA, United States
DoneTue, May 6, 2014 1:30 PM GMT
18th & 19th Century Ceramics
Part one of the important Pearlware collection of George and Mickey Deike including many examples published in their 2005 tome Feathers and Foliage: The Life and Times of the Pearlware Peafowl. The early flow blue collection of Joyce and the late Greg Prus of Plantsville, CT. Other consignors include the estate collection of Dr. E. R. Eller (former curator at the Carnegie Museum in Pittsburgh, PA)Pearlware includes a fine selection of peafowl decorated tablewares in a wide variety of shapes and designs, many other decorated hollow and flatware articles, and a selection of fine undecorated blue and green molded-edge; Prattware includes jugs and figures; additional early Staffordshire figures; creamware; engine-turned hollowware; two-color Staffordshire transferware; a large selection of early Staffordshire flow blue in a variety of patterns and forms; later Victorian flow blue; gaudy decorated wares; plus much more!