Fine Copper-Glazed Pennsylvania Redware Flowerpot

Fall 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 185

Price Realized: $390.00

($325 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Fine Copper-Glazed Redware Flowerpot, PA origin, second half 19th century, tapered flowerpot with footed base and tooled rim, the surface dipped in cream-colored slip, decorated with spattered manganese, and covered in a lead glaze lightly colored with copper oxide, producing a beautiful and rare sea green color. Incised "12" on underside. This flowerpot survives in difficult-to-find, excellent condition with a 1" hairline from rim, a minor glaze flake near base, and some typical residue from use on interior. H 6 1/8".

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