Boston Stoneware Crock w/ Open Handles and Impressed Flower Design

July 16, 2011 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 12

Price Realized: $287.50

($250 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Early Open-Handled Stoneware Jar with Impressed Floral Decoration, attributed to Jonathan Fenton, Boston, early 19th century, ovoid jar with tooled shoulder, semi-squared rim, and open loop handles, decorated front and back with an impressed flower highlighted in cobalt. Very large, 4 1/2" x 4" salt drip on reverse. Additional 5 1/2" J-shaped crack on reverse at midsection. Base chips, which appear to be in-the-firing. Hairline in handle. A few other faint lines in body. H 13 3/4".

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