Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed "St. Louis Police Commissioner / 1882"

March 2, 2013 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 361

Price Realized: $2,875.00

($2,500 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Fine Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug, Incised "St. Louis Police Commissioner / 1882," Wallace and Cornwall Kirkpatrick, Anna, IL, with flared base, tooled shoulder, and applied strap handle, the interior with applied figure of a frog. Incised across the body in classic Kirkpatrick-style penmanship "St. Louis Police Commissioner / 1882". Surface covered in a chocolate-brown Albany slip. Frog with green cold-painted surface. A desirable Anna form with whimsical slogan. Excellent condition. H 2 3/4".


Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed Rare Anna Pottery Stoneware Frog Mug Inscribed

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