S. H. SONNER / STRASBURG, VA Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Decoration

March 24, 2018 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 71

Price Realized: $265.50

($225 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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Three-Gallon Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jar, Stamped "S.H. SONNER / STRASBURG, VA", circa 1870, cylindrical jar with tooled shoulder and squared rim, decorated on the front and reverse with a three-petaled floral motif. Cobalt dashes to handle terminals and underneath each handle. Impressed under one handle with S.H. Sonner maker's mark below a three-gallon capacity mark. Staining to surface. Heavy chipping to base. A 2" rim chip and other small rim chips. Base chips.

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