Attrib. Thomas Chandler, Edgefield District, South Carolina Canning Jar

Spring 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 67

Price Realized: $600.00

($500 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Alkaline-Glazed Stoneware Canning Jar with Iron Slip Decoration, attributed to Thomas Chandler, Edgefield District, SC, circa 1850, cylindrical jar with tapered shoulder and narrow opening with semi-rounded rim, slip-trailed with a continuous looping line of iron slip against a gray-green, alkaline-glazed ground. Provenance: A South Carolina private collection. Large, in-the-firing bloated area to lower half of jar. A stained 3 3/4" diagonal line to lower body of jar, extending onto underside. A stained, 2 1/8" vertical line at base, continuing onto underside. A 1 1/2" hairline from rim, extending from a shallow, in-the-firing chip. A 7/8" in-the-firing contact mark to shoulder and a tiny, 1/4" in-the-firing contact mark to shoulder. Jar leans to one side. H 8 1/2".

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