July 22, 2017 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 42

Price Realized: $206.50

($175 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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Two-Gallon Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "F. STETZENMEYER & / G. GOETZMAN / ROCHESTER, N.Y.", circa 1853-1860, cylindrical crock with tooled shoulder, semi-squared rim, and applied lug handles, decorated with a large slip-trailed design of a tulip plant with heavy striping to the leaves and blossom. Slip-trailed "2" to shoulder. Provenance: A fresh-to-the-market example, from a long-term private collection. A thin 5 1/4" crack from rim on front. A 5 1/2" crack from rim on side of crock. Cracks in underside, extending onto reverse in three places. Two of these cracks extend several inches up reverse. A small handle chip. Some spots of fry to cobalt. Some staining.

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