C. W. BRAUN / BUFFALO, NY 2 Gal. Stoneware Jug w/ Elaborate Slip-Trailed Bird Decoration

July 20, 2019 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 268

Price Realized: $4,425.00

($3,750 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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Very Rare Two-Gallon Stoneware Jug with Elaborate Cobalt Bird-on-Floral Decoration, Stamped "C.W. BRAUN / BUFFALO, NY", circa 1870, ovoid jug with thick, semi-rounded spout, decorated with a boldly-slip-trailed design of a large bird perched on the top of a flowering plant with two fences at its base. Heavy detail to bird's body and leaves of flowering plant. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. The finest Braun songbird-decorated piece that we have ever offered, featuring an unusual composition to the design. Excellent, essentially as-made condition.


C. W. BRAUN / BUFFALO, NY 2 Gal. Stoneware Jug w/ Elaborate Slip-Trailed Bird Decoration

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