Rare Large-Sized Stoneware Urn, PA origin, possibly J. Swank & Co, Johnstown, PA, circa 1875

Spring 2022 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 170

Price Realized: $450.00

($375 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

PLEASE NOTE:  This result is 2 years old, and the American ceramics market frequently changes. Additionally, small nuances of color, condition, shape, etc. can mean huge differences in price. If you're interested in having us sell a similar item for you, please contact us here.

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Rare Monumental Salt-Glazed Stoneware Urn, PA origin, possibly J. Swank & Co., Johnstown, PA, circa 1875, ovoid vase with footed base and angular open handles, the surface covered in a varied salt glaze over a mottled light-brown to steel-gray ground. The vase's distinctive color suggests it was made at the Swank pottery in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Exceptional size and wonderful form. Excellent condition with some light traces of blue paint to exterior surface, heavier remnants of blue paint on interior, and a minor 2 1/2" line at base. H 27".

Important Note: This piece is too large to be sent via our standard in-house shipping. It should either be picked up at our gallery or shipped using a third-party shipper of your choice.

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