1 1/2 Gal. H. SMITH & CO., Alexandria, VA Stoneware Jar w/ Floral Decoration

July 20, 2019 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 131

Price Realized: $944.00

($800 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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One-and-a-Half-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "H. SMITH & Co.", Alexandria, VA, circa 1825, ovoid jar with tooled shoulder, applied tab handles, and semi-rounded rim, decorated with a brushed design of a sunflower plant with large leaves emanating from it. Reverse decorated with brushed chainlinks underscored by brushed floral or foliate motifs. Cobalt highlights to handle terminals. Impressed with "H. SMITH & Co." maker's mark above one handle. Excellent condition with a small chip to each handle and some light staining.

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