F.H. COWDEN / HARRISBURG, PA Stoneware Batter Pail

Fall 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 220

Price Realized: $660.00

($550 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

PLEASE NOTE:  The American ceramics market frequently changes, often dramatically. Additionally, small nuances of color, condition, shape, etc. can mean huge differences in price. Please do not hesitate to Contact Us for a Current, Accurate assessment of your items.

Fall 2021 Auction Catalog

◀︎ Back to Catalog


One-Gallon Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Batter Pail, Stamped "F.H. COWDEN / HARRISBURG, PA," circa 1880, ovoid form with tubular pouring spout, applied clay ears with wood-and-wire bail handle, and handle at base on reverse, decorated on the front with wreath-like brushwork at the base of the spout. Reverse decorated with an abstract stenciled design. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark, applied clay ears, and handle at base on reverse. Includes tin lid. A restored 1 1/2" section to handle at base on reverse. Minor roughness to spout. Some staining. H (excluding lid) 8 3/4".

©2022 Crocker Farm, Inc. | info@crockerfarm.com | (410) 472-2016