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

December 1, 2023: Premier Americana – Day One

Fri, Dec 1, 2023 09:00AM EST
Lot 1218

MIDWESTERN BLUE AND WHITE SPONGEWARE / STONEWARE MONKEY FIGURE

Estimate: $100 - $200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$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

MIDWESTERN BLUE AND WHITE SPONGEWARE / STONEWARE MONKEY FIGURE, molded in the shape of a semi-humanoid ape sitting or kneeling atop a two-tiered round pedestal base, clutching a basket, with a long tail wrapping around its shoulder. Coated in a thick white Bristol-type slip glaze with dripped/dotted cobalt decoration. Unsigned. Likely Midwestern, possibly Macomb Pottery of Illinois. Circa 1910. 3 3/4" H, 2 1/2" D base.

Condition

Excellent, undamaged condition.

Available payment options

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Diners
  • Discover
  • JCB
  • Union Pay

Recently surfaced in an old Missouri collection.