5 Gal. C. L. WILLIAMS & CO. / BEST BLUE STONEWARE / NEW GENEVA, PA Double-Handled Stoneware Jug

November 2, 2013 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 441

Price Realized: $373.75

($325 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Scarce Five-Gallon Double-Handled Stoneware Jug, Stenciled "C.L. WILLIAMS / BEST / BLUE STONEWARE / NEW GENEVA / PA," circa 1895, semi-ovoid jug with tooled shoulder and applied double handles, featuring C.L. Williams maker's stenciling with desirable "BEST BLUE STONEWARE" slogan. Stenciled "5" with flourishes above. Salt drip to shoulder. 1" chip to side of spout. Smaller chip to top of spout. Minor iron ping to reverse of spout. Otherwise excellent condition.

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