Two-Gallon N CLARK JR / ATHENS N Y Stoneware Jug w/ Cobalt Bird Decoration

Spring 2020 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 222

Price Realized: $480.00

($400 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Two-Gallon Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird Decoration, Stamped "N CLARK JR / ATHENS N Y," mid 19th century, cylindrical jug with tooled shoulder and squared spout, decorated with a slip-trailed design of a crested bird with heavily-spotted body, perched on a spotted branch. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. Spout with a small flake, minor chip, and tiny nick. Some staining to surface. An in-the-firing iron ping to shoulder on front.

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