Rare Small-Sized Stoneware Jug with Incised Foliate Decoration, attrib. Clarkson Crolius, Sr.

July 20, 2013 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 49

Price Realized: $747.50

($650 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Rare Small-Sized Stoneware Jug with Incised Foliate Decoration, attributed to Clarkson Crolius, Sr., Manhattan, NY, early 19th century, finely-potted ovoid jug with rounded foot and heavily-tooled spout, the front decorated with a large, and crisply-incised foliate, filled with cobalt slip. Cobalt accents to handle terminals and unusual cobalt circle below bottom terminal. Excellent decoration and highly unusual size. Professionally-restored handle. Professional touch-up to cobalt on right leaf of incising. Some small stone pings and contact marks to surface, typical of early Northeastern U.S. Base chip. Glazed-over line around section of base, a flaw typical of early Northeastern U.S. stoneware. H 8 3/4".


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