JOHN BURGER, JR. / ROCHESTER, NY Stoneware Churn with Elaborate Bird Decoration

November 3, 2012 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 136

Price Realized: $575.00

($500 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Scarce Five-Gallon Stoneware Churn with Cobalt Quail and Foliate Design, Stamped "J. BURGER, JR. / ROCHESTER, N.Y.," circa 1885, semi-ovoid churn with tooled shoulder, flared rim, and applied lug handles, decorated with a turned head quail with crest and striped details, perched on a four-leafed plaint with heavily-shaded highlights. Wide, jagged crack from rim, extending a few inches onto underside. Some minor chipping to inner molding of rim, where a lid would rest.


JOHN BURGER, JR. / ROCHESTER, NY Stoneware Churn with Elaborate Bird Decoration

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