Lot 329: (5) 19th c. Measham presentation pieces
December 9, 2016
Atlanta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Group of five Measham pottery or barge ware presentation pieces, each glazed in the typical mottled brown with applied flowers and/or birds, comprising a large teapot with a teapot finial and applied peacocks, centering a plaque reading, 'Alfred Crowley born June 1872,' 13"h x 15"w; a teapot with an acorn finial and applied flowers and peacocks with a plaque reading, 'C. Durant', 12"h x 11"w; a figural tree form pitcher with applied flowers and a plaque reading, 'L. Young a present from A Bunker 1889,' 7.5"h; a pitcher with applied flowers, 6.5"h; and a teapot on a circular stand with applied fruit and flowers as well as a plaque reading 'J Drake South Yorkshire,' 9"h x 8"w.