H. C. SMITH / ALEXA, Alexandria, VA Stoneware Jug

July 19, 2014 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 110

Price Realized: $373.75

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

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One-and-a-Half-Gallon Stoneware Jug, Stamped "H.C. SMITH / ALEXA / D.C.," Alexandria, VA origin, circa 1835, ovoid jug with tooled shoulder, stepped spout, and applied strap handle, impressed with an H.C. Smith mark below a one-and-a-half-gallon capacity mark at shoulder. Excellent condition with a small in-the-firing chip to front, a few minor base chips, and some in-the-firing discoloration to clay.

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