Three Pieces of Cobalt-Decorated American Stoneware, 19th century

Fall 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 404

Price Realized: $210.00

($175 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Three Pieces of Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware, American, 19th century, a half-gallon leaf-decorated jar, Baltimore, MD origin, circa 1880; a one-gallon ovoid jar with two-sided floral decoration, attributed to Philip Kabis, Shirleysburg, Huntingdon County, PA, circa 1870; and a one-gallon jug with cobalt-highlighted maker's mark, stamped "ELIZTOWN NJ," attributed to the Pruden family, Elizabethtown, NJ, circa 1835. Baltimore jar with in-the-firing base chips and minor rim nicks. Jug with surface line to underside of handle, crazing and thin cracks throughout, staining, a salt drip to front, a base chip, a smaller in-the-firing base chip, surface pings, and a flake to underside. Shirleysburg jar with a 1 1/4" in-the-firing flake to side of rim, a smaller rim chip, and a tiny base chip. H (of Shirleysburg jar) 7 5/8".

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