H. C. SMITH / ALEXA. / D.C. (Alexandria, VA) Stoneware Jar with Floral Decoration

Spring 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 215

Price Realized: $720.00

($600 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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One-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "H.C. SMITH / ALEXA / D.C.," circa 1845, cylindrical jar with tooled shoulder and squared rim, decorated with a series of three conjoined tulips around its circumference. Provenance: Suzita Cecil Myers Collection. A 1 1/2" in-the-firing base chip. A large Y-shaped line on underside, continuing 2" up base. Some shallow in-the-firing chipping to rim. H 10 3/8".

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