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

November 18, 2022: Premier Americana - Day Two

Fri, Nov 18, 2022 09:00AM EST
Lot 1013


Estimate: $300 - $500
Sold for
Sold Price includes BP

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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
STAFFORDSHIRE AMERICAN HISTORICAL TRANSFER-PRINTED CERAMIC SMALL PLATTER, featuring a States series pattern, depicting Belton House, Lincolnshire with flock of sheep in foreground, flanked by patriotic female figures Justice and Liberty on platforms reading "AMERICA AND / INDEPENDENCE", portrait image of George Washington beside Justice, border featuring 15 states enumerated in swags interspersed with stars. Impressed crown mark encircled with "CLEWS WARRANTED STAFFORDSHIRE" to underside. Ralph & James Clews, Cobridge, England. 1814-1834. 9 5/8" x 7 7/8".
Literature: Parallels the Armans - Historical Staffordshire, An Illustrated Check-List, p. 18, pl. 15; Transferware Collectors Club database pattern #3457.
Provenance: From the collection of Nick Routson, Phoenix, AZ.
William R. and Teresa F. Kurau, Lampeter, PA.
Catalogue Note: According to Mr. Routson, this smaller size platter is rare for this series.


Having minute glaze flake to rim, a glaze flake/bruise to underside, and some scattered short scattered scratches from use.