RICES LANDING, PA Double-Handled Stoneware Jug with Elaborate Decoration

March 3, 2012 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 266

Price Realized: $2,300.00

($2,000 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

PLEASE NOTE:  This result is 8 years old, and the American ceramics market frequently changes. Additionally, small nuances of color, condition, shape, etc. can mean huge differences in price. Please Contact Us for a Current, Accurate assessment of your items.

March 3, 2012 Auction Catalog

◀ Back to Catalog

Rare and Fine Four-Gallon Double-Handled Stoneware Jug, Stenciled "EXCELSIOR WORKS / Isaac Hewitt, Jr. / RICES LANDING, PA," circa 1875, semi-ovoid jug with wide, finely-tooled spout, and two applied lug handles, decorated with a delicately-brushed fuchsia design, along with freehand stripes and flourishes. Crisp Isaac Hewitt, Jr. maker's stenciling near base. A fine example of this desirable potter's work. Provenance: Consigned from Washington State. Spout chip. Two salt drips to front and an additional small salt drip to shoulder on reverse.


RICES LANDING, PA Double-Handled Stoneware Jug with Elaborate Decoration

Click images to enlarge.


Bidding is now closed.
(Our next auction takes place March 21, 2020.)

A Few of the Related Items We've Sold


©2019 Crocker Farm, Inc. | info@crockerfarm.com | (410) 472-2016