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•May 4, 2013. Three-Session Sale: Textiles, The Maryland Sale, Americana
•July 20, 2013. Stoneware & Redware Pottery.
Price Realized: $2,070.00 ($1,800 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).
Rare Early Stoneware Jug with Incised Wreath, Stamped "C. CROLIUS / MANUFACTURER / MANHATTAN. WELLS / NEW-YORK," circa 1810, approximately two-gallon ovoid jug with heavily-tooled neck and semi-rounded spout, decorated with an incised and cobalt-highlighted wreath surrounding a large cobalt-highlighted Clarkson Crolius, Sr., mark. Excellent decoration with heavy cobalt. Attached to the handle of this jug is a section of a 1930's delivery card from Israel Sack Antiques, 85-89 Charles St. Boston. Provenance: Sanford Smith, New York, New York. Spout chip. Crack and numerous lines extending up from base of jug. Some chipping to base. H 14".
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