Live Auction

Day Three: The Fine Sale

Sun, Oct 27, 2019 11:00AM EDT
Lot 7110

Staffordshire Figure of Cybele in Chariot

Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

10 3/4 in. high.

Note: This rare example is one of two know examples and is attributed to John Dale by esteemed Staffordshire collector Myrna Schkolne. Cybele is a goddess of fertility and nature with lions serving as her symbolic companions. A similar example is illustrated on the cover of M. Schkolne, Obession: The Myrna & Benzion Schklone Collection of Early English Pottery, volume I.


Restored. Minor firing imperfections and glaze gaps, element lacking from hand. Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.