Lot #: 61
Price Realized: $1,092.50
($950 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).
Scarce Two-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Bird Decoration, Stamped "C.W. BRAUN / BUFFALO, N.Y.," circa 1870, cylindrical jar with tooled shoulder, flared rim, and applied lug handles, decorated with a boldly slip-trailed design of a bird with turned head and heavily-striped body, perched on a plant. Excellent decoration and color. Bird designs by Braun are difficult-to-find. Rim chips. Small chip to one handle. Approximately 4" X-shaped surface line under one handle, not visible on interior.
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