Rare 2 Gal. Ohio Stoneware Jug with Owl Decoration

March 2, 2013 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 308

Price Realized: $690.00

($600 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Rare Two-Gallon Stoneware Jug with Folky Cobalt Owl Decoration, Ohio origin, circa 1875, cylindrical jug with rounded shoulder and flared spout, the front decorated with a heavily-brushed cobalt design of an owl with raised leg, humanoid face, and large ear-like tufts. Stylized floral motif to the left, featuring a ball-shaped blossom. Brushed 2 and stripe to the right. Excellent naive decoration. Restored handle and restored spout chip directly beside handle.

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