Unusual GEDDES, NY Stoneware Crock with Slip-Trailed Quail Decoration

October 17, 2015 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 370

Price Realized: $805.00

($700 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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October 17, 2015 Auction Catalog

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Unusual Three-Gallon Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Quail Decoration, Stamped "GEDDES. N.Y.," probably Hubbell & Chesebro, circa 1870, cylindrical crock with tooled shoulder, semi-rounded rim, and applied lug handles, decorated with an artistic slip-trailed design of a quail with crest, nicely-detailed turned head, and spotted tail, perched on a shaded leaf. Brushed cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. A fine figural design, more commonly found on pieces made by John Burger, Jr. of Rochester. Approximately 6" crack from rim on reverse. A few rim chips. A few very minor base nicks.


Unusual GEDDES, NY Stoneware Crock with Slip-Trailed Quail Decoration

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