No Stamp Act
English creamware teapot and cover of ovoid form, 1765, with crab stock handle and spout, decorated with iron red floral wreath, inscribed on one side "No Stamp Act", and the other "American Liberty Restored". This is apparently, only the fourth known example, the other three are in the Smithsonian, the DeWitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum at Colonial Williamsburg, and in Peabody-Essex Museum. Provenance: Edna Netter.
The estimate was US $20,000.00 - US $25,000.00
Sold for US $130,000.00 on 20th April 2007