Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

August 24, 2023: Summer Americana: Day One

Thu, Aug 24, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 477

AMERICAN ROCKINGHAM-GLAZED POTTERY DESK SETS, LOT OF TWO

Estimate: $100 - $200
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$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

AMERICAN ROCKINGHAM-GLAZED POTTERY DESK SETS, LOT OF TWO, each rectangular form with acanthus leaf-decorated handles and four troughs to top, comprising one with removable octagonal-form inkwell and one with removable circular-form inkwell. Together with two writing pens including one glass example and one having a mother-of-pearl handle with gold-toned mounts. Six pieces total. 2 7/8" HOA, 12 1/8" x 6 5/8". 

Condition

Pens and octagonal inkwell undamaged; bases mostly undamaged, except each having a very minute flake to one knob; circular inkwell having a flake to rim. 

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From the William D. Annable estate, Oberlin, OH.
One example: Garth's Auctions, Inc., 9/3/2005, lot 465.