ENGLISH PEARLWARE PEAFOWL CERAMIC CUP AND SAUCER SETS, LOT OF FOUR

Item/Auction Attributes

First quarter 19th century.
One "Brussels Sprout" saucer undamaged; "Duffy" example having cup rim with very faint hairline and a minor flake, a minor chip to foot ring, and saucer with a very faint hairline to well and some minor chips/flakes to foot ring, possibly as made; remaining "Brussels Sprout" examples having some imperfections including one set having chip to foot ring and rim and some very light hairlines; "Bobbin" example having cup with moderate glued chip repair to rim, two chips to foot ring, and saucer having minor chip to foot ring and wear to rim.
2 5/8" HOA.
Provenance: From the private collection of Brian Penniston, Miller's Tavern, VA. Ex-collection of George and Mickey Deike (two saucers retain collection labels). "Brussels Sprout": Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, 5/6/2014, lot 39. One "Brussels Sprout" example: Ex-collection of Anthony Belton (retains collection sticker). One "Brussels Sprout" example: Ex-collection of Garry Atkins (retains collection sticker). "Duffy" example: Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, 5/6/2014, lot 41. "Bobbin": Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates, 5/6/2014, lot 42.
$100.00
$200.00
Published: The Deikes - Feathers and Foliage, "Bobbin" example, p. 115, fig. 5.187 (center); "Duffy" example, p. 126, figs. 5.103 (middle) and 5.104 (left); one "Brussels Sprout" example, p. 190, fig. 5.182.