Galena, Illinois Lidded Redware Jar with Two-Tone Glaze

November 3, 2012 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 342

Price Realized: $2,300.00

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

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Fine Lidded Redware Jar with Slip Decoration, Galena, Illinois origin, 19th century, cylindrical jar with rounded shoulder and flared rim, the upper half decorated with a dipped yellowish slip, the entire surface covered in a clear lead glaze over a mottled green and orange ground. Large "X" incised into slip on shoulder. Includes original lead-glazed redware lid with large knob. Excellent color. Very nice condition with three small, restored rim chips. Lid in excellent condition. H (including lid) 10 3/4".

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