Outstanding Vertical-Handled Manhattan Stoneware Jar, third quarter 18th century

Fall 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 72

Price Realized: $2,400.00

($2,000 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Outstanding One-Gallon Vertical-Handled Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Decoration, Manhattan, NY origin, third quarter 18th century, ovoid jar with footed base, heavily-tooled shoulder, and ribbed vertical handles, decorated on one side with a stylized, four-petaled flower blossom and on the reverse with a scalloped foliate or floral motif. Elaborate scalloped decoration to base of handles along with cobalt highlights to the handle terminals. Desirable form with exceptional color. Excellent condition with a small chip to top of rim, minor base nicks, and some light surface crazing, typical of pieces of this age and origin. H 10".

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