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New York State Stoneware Churn Depicting Four Marching Civil War Soldiers
$402,500
New York State Stoneware Churn Depicting Four Marching Civil War Soldiers
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: The Highest Bid Ever Recorded for a Piece of American Stoneware!
07/19/2014
Important "Morgan Maker / Balt" (William Morgan, Baltimore)  Stoneware Water Cooler
$230,000
Important "Morgan Maker / Balt" (William Morgan, Baltimore) Stoneware Water Cooler
WORLD AUCTION RECORDS: BALTIMORE STONEWARE, MARYLAND POTTERY.
07/20/2013
Stoneware Jar with Profuse Incised Eagle, Inscribed "NEW YORK / Octr. 25 / 1802," Remmey or Crolius Family, Manhattan, NY
$195,500
Stoneware Jar with Profuse Incised Eagle, Inscribed "NEW YORK / Octr. 25 / 1802," Remmey or Crolius Family, Manhattan, NY
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: NEW YORK CITY STONEWARE
07/20/2013
Stoneware Memorial Jug made for a Potter who Drowned
$138,000
Stoneware Memorial Jug made for a Potter who Drowned
03/05/2011
Pair of Shenandoah Valley Redware Whippet Dogs, Signed "Samuel Bell / Winchester Sept 21 1841"
$115,000
Pair of Shenandoah Valley Redware Whippet Dogs, Signed "Samuel Bell / Winchester Sept 21 1841"
WORLD AUCTION RECORDS: VIRGINIA POTTERY (By Lot), SHENANDOAH VALLEY POTTERY (By Lot)
07/20/2013
New York City Stoneware Incised Lion Pitcher, possibly Crolius Family
$115,000
New York City Stoneware Incised Lion Pitcher, possibly Crolius Family
03/01/2014
BOYNTON, Albany, NY Stoneware Cooler
$103,500
BOYNTON, Albany, NY Stoneware Cooler
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, ALBANY STONEWARE
03/21/2009
Poughkeepsie, NY Stoneware Storefront Jug
$103,500
Poughkeepsie, NY Stoneware Storefront Jug
03/05/2011
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Civil War Soldier Jug
$97,750
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Civil War Soldier Jug
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: PENNSYLVANIA STONEWARE
10/25/2014
S. BELL (Samuel Bell, Winchester, VA) Stoneware Horses Crock
$92,000
S. BELL (Samuel Bell, Winchester, VA) Stoneware Horses Crock
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: VIRGINIA STONEWARE
10/25/2014
FENTON & HANCOCK / ST. JOHNSBURY, VT. Stoneware Water Cooler Depicting a Soldier & His Wife
$88,000
FENTON & HANCOCK / ST. JOHNSBURY, VT. Stoneware Water Cooler Depicting a Soldier & His Wife
11/04/2006
Anna Pottery Centennial Snake Jug, Dated January 1, 1876
$87,400
Anna Pottery Centennial Snake Jug, Dated January 1, 1876
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: ANNA POTTERY
10/25/2014
H. MYERS (Baltimore Stoneware) Water Cooler, Made by Henry Remmey, Sr.
$72,600
H. MYERS (Baltimore Stoneware) Water Cooler, Made by Henry Remmey, Sr.
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, REMMEY POTTERY
07/17/2004
M + T MiLLER / NEW PORT / PERRY Co / PENN Stoneware Birdhouse
$71,500
M + T MiLLER / NEW PORT / PERRY Co / PENN Stoneware Birdhouse
11/04/2006
Henry Remmey, Baltimore Stoneware Incised Birds Pitcher
$69,000
Henry Remmey, Baltimore Stoneware Incised Birds Pitcher
05/19/2007
Anna Pottery Snake Jug / Temperance Jug w/ Civil War and Slavery Motifs
$69,000
Anna Pottery Snake Jug / Temperance Jug w/ Civil War and Slavery Motifs
03/01/2014
Southwestern PA Stoneware Wax Sealer w/ the Figure of a Baseball Player
$65,550
Southwestern PA Stoneware Wax Sealer w/ the Figure of a Baseball Player
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, WESTERN PA STONEWARE
07/19/2008
Early "Bill Remey" New York City Stoneware Jar w/ Outrageous Inscription
$63,250
Early "Bill Remey" New York City Stoneware Jar w/ Outrageous Inscription
03/08/2008
Stoneware Face Pitcher, attrib. Samuel Bell, Winchester or Strasburg, VA, c1840
$63,250
Stoneware Face Pitcher, attrib. Samuel Bell, Winchester or Strasburg, VA, c1840
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, BELL FAMILY POTTERY
03/03/2012
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Lion and Deer Scene
$63,250
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Lion and Deer Scene
07/19/2014
C. CROLIUS / MANUFACTURER / MANHATTAN-WELLS / NEW-YORK Incised Bird Stoneware Jug
$60,375
C. CROLIUS / MANUFACTURER / MANHATTAN-WELLS / NEW-YORK Incised Bird Stoneware Jug
11/03/2007
Rock Mills, Alabama School Stoneware "Preacher Man" Figure
$52,900
Rock Mills, Alabama School Stoneware "Preacher Man" Figure
07/19/2014
"little Brown Jug / by Anna Pottery / Jan 22 1885" Cobalt-and-Albany-Slip-Decorated Salt-Glazed Snake Jug
$50,600
"little Brown Jug / by Anna Pottery / Jan 22 1885" Cobalt-and-Albany-Slip-Decorated Salt-Glazed Snake Jug
07/19/2014
Anthony Baecher (BAECHER / WINCHESTER, VA) Redware Sugar Bowl
$47,150
Anthony Baecher (BAECHER / WINCHESTER, VA) Redware Sugar Bowl
07/21/2012
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Cooler w/ House, Deer and Bird Decoration
$46,000
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Cooler w/ House, Deer and Bird Decoration
10/25/2014
Anna Pottery Stoneware Railroad Conductor Pitcher
$43,125
Anna Pottery Stoneware Railroad Conductor Pitcher
10/25/2014
Matched Pair of Redware Spaniels, Stamped "JOHN BELL," Waynesboro, PA
$42,550
Matched Pair of Redware Spaniels, Stamped "JOHN BELL," Waynesboro, PA
WORLD AUCTION RECORD: JOHN BELL REDWARE (By Lot)
07/20/2013
Thompson Pottery, Morgantown, WV Stoneware Eagle Crock
$42,550
Thompson Pottery, Morgantown, WV Stoneware Eagle Crock
10/25/2014
JOHN W. BELL / Waynesboro, Pa Redware Whippet Figure
$41,800
JOHN W. BELL / Waynesboro, Pa Redware Whippet Figure
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, BELL FAMILY REDWARE
05/21/2005
Hartford, CT Stoneware Flask w/ Incised Bird and Flower Basket
$40,250
Hartford, CT Stoneware Flask w/ Incised Bird and Flower Basket
07/11/2009
Remmey, Philadelphia Stoneware Bank w/ Incised Bird
$39,600
Remmey, Philadelphia Stoneware Bank w/ Incised Bird
05/20/2006
FENTON & HANCOCK / ST. JOHNSBURY VT Stoneware Jug w/ Chicken Scene
$39,600
FENTON & HANCOCK / ST. JOHNSBURY VT Stoneware Jug w/ Chicken Scene
05/20/2006
Solomon Grimm, Rockland Township, Berks County, PA Redware Jar, Dated 1820
$39,100
Solomon Grimm, Rockland Township, Berks County, PA Redware Jar, Dated 1820
10/25/2014
JULIUS NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Presentation Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Incised Birds
$36,800
JULIUS NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Presentation Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Incised Birds
05/19/2007
Anthony W. Bacher / 1879 Winchester, Virginia, Redware Wallpocket
$35,650
Anthony W. Bacher / 1879 Winchester, Virginia, Redware Wallpocket
03/08/2008
Elaborate Anna Pottery Temperance / Snake Jug
$35,650
Elaborate Anna Pottery Temperance / Snake Jug
07/21/2012
<span class="ital">The Springfield Hog</span>:</span> Important Anna Pottery Pig Flask.
$35,650
The Springfield Hog: Important Anna Pottery Pig Flask.
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, ANNA POTTERY PIG BOTTLE
03/02/2013
Alamance County, North Carolina, Redware Sugar Jar, c1800
$35,650
Alamance County, North Carolina, Redware Sugar Jar, c1800
07/19/2014
Henry Remmey, Baltimore Stoneware Incised Bird Pitcher
$35,200
Henry Remmey, Baltimore Stoneware Incised Bird Pitcher
07/17/2004
Taunton, Massachusetts Stoneware "Betsy Baker" Water Cooler
$34,500
Taunton, Massachusetts Stoneware "Betsy Baker" Water Cooler
03/08/2008
Mollie C. Mackley Redware Memorial Urn, "made by Anthony Bacher 1873," Thurmont, MD
$34,500
Mollie C. Mackley Redware Memorial Urn, "made by Anthony Bacher 1873," Thurmont, MD
07/19/2008
20-Gallon Profusely-Decorated Western PA Stoneware Crock
$34,500
20-Gallon Profusely-Decorated Western PA Stoneware Crock
03/02/2013
JOHN BURGER / ROCHESTER Water Cooler
$33,350
JOHN BURGER / ROCHESTER Water Cooler
03/02/2013
M. & T. MILLER / NEWPORT, PA Stoneware Grapes Jug
$33,350
M. & T. MILLER / NEWPORT, PA Stoneware Grapes Jug
10/25/2014
Probably Pennsylvania Redware Santa Claus Bank
$33,000
Probably Pennsylvania Redware Santa Claus Bank
05/21/2005
N. CLARK & CO. / MOUNT MORRIS (New York) Stoneware Incised Ship Jug
$32,200
N. CLARK & CO. / MOUNT MORRIS (New York) Stoneware Incised Ship Jug
04/10/2010
J. BURGER, JR. / ROCHESTER, N.Y. Stoneware Lion Churn
$31,900
J. BURGER, JR. / ROCHESTER, N.Y. Stoneware Lion Churn
05/21/2005
I.H. WANDS / OLEAN, NY "Seneca Lake" Fish Crock
$31,900
I.H. WANDS / OLEAN, NY "Seneca Lake" Fish Crock
05/20/2006
Heart-Shaped Stoneware Inkstand, probably Philadelphia or Baltimore
$31,050
Heart-Shaped Stoneware Inkstand, probably Philadelphia or Baltimore
03/03/2012
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Batter Pail w/ Four Birds
$31,050
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Batter Pail w/ Four Birds
03/03/2012
J. EBERLY & CO. / STRASBURG, VA Redware Pitcher & Washbowl Set
$29,900
J. EBERLY & CO. / STRASBURG, VA Redware Pitcher & Washbowl Set
11/03/2007
C.A. HAUN, Greene County, TN Redware Jar
$29,900
C.A. HAUN, Greene County, TN Redware Jar
04/10/2010
HAXSTUN, OTTMAN, & CO. / FT. EDWARD, N.Y. Deer Crock
$29,900
HAXSTUN, OTTMAN, & CO. / FT. EDWARD, N.Y. Deer Crock
07/20/2013
Stoneware Teapot w/ Impressed Birds, Thomas Warne and Joshua Letts, South Amboy, NJ
$29,900
Stoneware Teapot w/ Impressed Birds, Thomas Warne and Joshua Letts, South Amboy, NJ
10/25/2014
COMMERAWS STONEWARE Jug, Thomas Commeraw, New York
$28,750
COMMERAWS STONEWARE Jug, Thomas Commeraw, New York
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, COMMERAW'S STONEWARE
07/11/2009
Adam Ownhouse, Pennsylvania Redware Inkstand
$28,750
Adam Ownhouse, Pennsylvania Redware Inkstand
03/05/2011
Incised Remmey Bird Bank, Dated 1874
$28,750
Incised Remmey Bird Bank, Dated 1874
03/03/2012
Mid Eighteenth Century Stoneware Jar, Manhattan or New Jersey
$28,750
Mid Eighteenth Century Stoneware Jar, Manhattan or New Jersey
03/03/2012
WM * PORTER, Pleasantville, Venango County, Pennsylvania, Stoneware Pitcher
$27,600
WM * PORTER, Pleasantville, Venango County, Pennsylvania, Stoneware Pitcher
10/31/2009
THOMAS D. CHOLLAR / CORTLAND New York Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Incised Fish
$27,500
THOMAS D. CHOLLAR / CORTLAND New York Stoneware Water Cooler w/ Incised Fish
10/30/2004
Albany, NY Stoneware Presentation Water Cooler made by the Boyntons for Fairfield, NY Doctor
$26,450
Albany, NY Stoneware Presentation Water Cooler made by the Boyntons for Fairfield, NY Doctor
10/31/2009
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Double Pheasant Jug
$26,450
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Double Pheasant Jug
07/20/2013
JOHN BURGER / ROCHESTER Stoneware Bird Churn
$26,400
JOHN BURGER / ROCHESTER Stoneware Bird Churn
05/21/2005
Shenandoah Valley Redware Pitcher & Washbowl Set, attrib. J. Eberly & Co., Strasburg, VA
$25,875
Shenandoah Valley Redware Pitcher & Washbowl Set, attrib. J. Eberly & Co., Strasburg, VA
03/08/2008
Midwestern Stoneware Crock w/ Elephant and Rider
$25,300
Midwestern Stoneware Crock w/ Elephant and Rider
05/21/2005
Slip-Decorated Redware Plate, Shenandoah Valley (Strasburg, VA)
$25,300
Slip-Decorated Redware Plate, Shenandoah Valley (Strasburg, VA)
03/08/2008
JAMES HAMILTON & CO. / GREENSBORO, Pa. Ten-Gallon Stoneware Crock w/ Profuse Stars and Freehand Decoration
$25,300
JAMES HAMILTON & CO. / GREENSBORO, Pa. Ten-Gallon Stoneware Crock w/ Profuse Stars and Freehand Decoration
07/19/2014
"Solomon Bell / Winchester" Virginia Redware Whippet, c1840
$25,300
"Solomon Bell / Winchester" Virginia Redware Whippet, c1840
07/19/2014
Early Manhattan, NY or New Haven, CT Stoneware Gemel (Double Jug)
$24,725
Early Manhattan, NY or New Haven, CT Stoneware Gemel (Double Jug)
10/31/2009
J. & E. NORTON/ BENNINGTON, VT. Double Pheasants Stoneware Jug
$24,150
J. & E. NORTON/ BENNINGTON, VT. Double Pheasants Stoneware Jug
07/19/2008
COERLEARS HOOK / N. YORK (Thomas Commeraw, New York City) Stoneware Jar, c1799
$24,150
COERLEARS HOOK / N. YORK (Thomas Commeraw, New York City) Stoneware Jar, c1799
07/21/2012
S D KELLOGG / WHATELY, Massachusetts Stoneware Flowerpot
$24,150
S D KELLOGG / WHATELY, Massachusetts Stoneware Flowerpot
11/02/2013
Anna Pottery Pig Bottle / Railroad Flask, Anna, Illinois, 1888
$23,100
Anna Pottery Pig Bottle / Railroad Flask, Anna, Illinois, 1888
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, ANNA POTTERY PIG BOTTLE (Salt-Glazed Version)
07/17/2004
Stoneware Presentation Harvest Jug, probably Beaver, PA
$23,000
Stoneware Presentation Harvest Jug, probably Beaver, PA
05/19/2007
Great Road Pottery Lidded Redware Jar (Tennessee / Virginia)
$23,000
Great Road Pottery Lidded Redware Jar (Tennessee / Virginia)
11/03/2012
Exceptional Redware Flask
$23,000
Exceptional Redware Flask
11/02/2013
Moravian (Salem, NC) Earthenware Fish Flask / Bottle
$23,000
Moravian (Salem, NC) Earthenware Fish Flask / Bottle
11/02/2013
Emanuel Suter, Rockingham County, VA Stoneware Sugar Bowl
$22,550
Emanuel Suter, Rockingham County, VA Stoneware Sugar Bowl
11/05/2005
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Crock w/ Hawk Scene
$22,425
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Crock w/ Hawk Scene
05/19/2007
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Jug w/ Cornucopia
$22,000
COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Jug w/ Cornucopia
11/05/2005
Anna Pottery (Kirkpatrick Bros.) "Shoo Fly" Jug
$21,850
Anna Pottery (Kirkpatrick Bros.) "Shoo Fly" Jug
WORLD AUCTION RECORD, ANNA POTTERY SHOO FLY JUG
05/19/2007
Little Brown Jug / By / Anna Pottery / 1885 Snake Jug
$21,275
Little Brown Jug / By / Anna Pottery / 1885 Snake Jug
11/01/2008
Unique HAMILTON & JONES (Greensboro, PA) Freehand Eagle Crock
$20,700
Unique HAMILTON & JONES (Greensboro, PA) Freehand Eagle Crock
07/20/2013
WHITES UTICA (New York) Lion Crock
$20,700
WHITES UTICA (New York) Lion Crock
11/02/2013
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Double Pheasants Jug
$20,700
J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT. Stoneware Double Pheasants Jug
10/25/2014
J. McCULLY / TRENTON, New Jersey Redware Oyster Platter
$20,700
J. McCULLY / TRENTON, New Jersey Redware Oyster Platter
10/25/2014
BAECHER / WINCHESTER VA Redware Bird, Made by Anthony Bacher
$19,800
BAECHER / WINCHESTER VA Redware Bird, Made by Anthony Bacher
10/30/2004