Very Rare F. H. COWDEN / HARRISBURG Stoneware Jug w/ Bold Grapes Decoration

July 20, 2019 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 156

Price Realized: $1,062.00

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

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Rare Two-Gallon Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Grapes Decoration, Stamped "F.H. COWDEN / HARRISBURG", PA origin, circa 1880, ovoid jug with squared spout, decorated with a large brushed design of a cluster of grapes hanging from a leafy stem. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark, capacity mark, and handle terminals. A rare design for this period in Cowden stoneware production. Excellent condition with a small spout chip and a few very minor base chips.

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