S. PURDY 3 Gal. Ovoid Stoneware Jug

March 1, 2014 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 264

Price Realized: $115.00

($100 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Three-Gallon Stoneware Jug, Stamped "S. PURDY," Putnam, Ohio origin, circa 1830, ovoid jug with semi-squared rim decorated with cobalt covering the maker's and capacity marks. Excellent condition with a thin line at base of handle, a small chip on top of spout, and a 2" in-the-firing vertical line on reverse, extending 1/2" onto underside. Shoulder slumped during the firing.

S. PURDY 3 Gal. Ovoid Stoneware JugS. PURDY 3 Gal. Ovoid Stoneware Jug

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