Lot of Two: Stoneware with Floral Decoration, GATE CITY WATER COOLER and A. K. BALLARD Crock

July 18, 2015 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 155

Price Realized: $201.25

($175 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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July 18, 2015 Auction Catalog

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Two Pieces of Northeastern U.S. Stoneware, fourth quarter 19th century, a six-quart cooler with slip-trailed leaf decoration, stamped "GATE CITY WATER COOLER. / Patented May 25th, 1886.", paired with a four-gallon crock with spotted floral design, stamped "A.K. BALLARD. / BURLINGTON. VT.". Cooler with numerous chips to inner rim where a lid would rest, in otherwise excellent condition. Ballard crock with heavy exfoliation, handle chips, and rim chips, including a 2" loss to rim.


Lot of Two: Stoneware with Floral Decoration, GATE CITY WATER COOLER and A. K. BALLARD Crock

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