Stoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, North Carolina

March 25, 2017 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 28

Price Realized: $1,062.00

($900 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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Alkaline-Glazed Stoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, NC, 20th century, semi-ovoid jug with applied clay face including bulging eye and an open mouth with porcelain teeth, the surface covered in a mottled brown alkaline glaze. Provenance: A recently-discovered example, this jug is part of a consigned collection of face jugs dating from the 1860s to the 1950s, that were amassed during the 1970s. As-made condition with some in-the-firing dryness and bubbling to glaze on reverse and handle. H 7".


Stoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, North CarolinaStoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, North CarolinaStoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, North CarolinaStoneware Face Jug, possibly Brown Pottery, Arden, North Carolina

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