Click here for info on all of our various bidding methods.
•May 4, 2013. Three-Session Sale: Textiles, The Maryland Sale, Americana
•July 20, 2013. Stoneware & Redware Pottery.
Price Realized: $258.75 ($225 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).
Swan Quarter, North Carolina Oyster Tin, 20th century, with depiction of an oyster and a shore scene, featuring the advertising "Rose Bay / BRAND / FRESH KEEP ICED / Oysters / PACKED BY ROSE BAY OYSTER HOUSE / C.B. JENNETTE, SWAN QUARTER, N.C." Includes original lid. Significant wear to surface. Rust to top edge and lid. H 7 3/8".
Click images to enlarge.