Is that so "old unger" Stoneware Flask, probably New York

January 30, 2010 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 182

Price Realized: $517.50

($450 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Very Rare Stoneware Flask with Cobalt Inscriptions "is that so" and "old unger," probably New York State origin, circa 1820, wheel-thrown flask with flattened sides and rounded spout decorated with a dipped cobalt slip around the base and cobalt below the spout. Further decorated with the cobalt inscription "is that so" and the name "old unger" on opposing sides. As-made condition with dryness to surface and salt drip on edge. H 6 1/2".

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