Unusual Stoneware Cake Crock with Drinking Man Decoration att. W. A. MacQuoid, New York City

November 2, 2013 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 379

Price Realized: $316.25

($275 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Scarce One-Gallon Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Decoration of a Drinking Man, attributed to William Macquoid, New York, New York, circa 1870, cylindrical crock with tooled shoulder, applied lug handles, and semi-squared rim, decorated with a brushed cobalt design of a long-nosed man wearing a hat and raising a glass. Restoration to an inverted Y-shaped crack, part of which extends through the decoration. Significant restoration to base. Significant restoration to restored rim chips. Restoration to chipping along one handle. Shallow chip to underside at edge. Minor 2" Y-shaped surface line on right side of crock.

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