Fine 1 1/2 Gal. E. J. MILLER & SON / ALEXANDRIA, VA Western PA Stenciled Stoneware Jar

July 21, 2018 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 416

Price Realized: $206.50

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

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One-and-a-Half-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Alexandria, VA Advertising, Greensboro, PA origin, circa 1875, cylindrical jar with tooled shoulder and semi-rounded rim, featuring the stenciled cobalt advertising, "E.J. MILLER & SON. / DEALERS IN / CHINA AND / GLASS WARE. / ALEXANDRIA. VA.". Freehand stripes to shoulder area. Base with freehand "1 1/2" flanked by flourishes. Excellent condition with some staining to surface. An approximately 5" faint vertical line, extending through a small filled and colored surface chip or possible hole. Traces of water glass or old gray paint to interior.

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