Rare Hand-Signed South Amboy, NJ, Rockingham Presentation Pitcher

March 3, 2012 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 26

Price Realized: $1,495.00

($1,300 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Rare Rockingham Presentation Pitcher with Inscription, South Amboy, NJ origin, Dated 1886, the pitcher with raised anchor and ancanthus leaf motif flanking the applied name "WILLIAM SHELLARD", the white-glazed interior with applied open-mouthed frog below the rim. Underside signed in incised script, "T. Regan / To / Will Shellard / 1886 / Sept. 31". A fine example of New Jersey rockinghamware. Provenance: From a forty-year private collection. Purchased by the consignor in 1977. Small chips on interior of rim. 2 1/2" hairline from rim. Minor wear to high points at base. Loss to two of frog's toes.


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