Bartlam Teapot Brings $805,678
by Lita Solis-Cohen | February 20th, 2018
The earliest-known American porcelain teapot, missing its lid and its handle reglued, attributed to the John Bartlam factory at Cain Hoy in South Carolina, circa 1768, sold at Woolley & Wallis in Salisbury, England, for £460,000 on February 20. With buyer’s premium, that comes to $805,678.
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