Rare Three-Gallon J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT Stoneware Jar w/ Elaborate Cobalt Deer Scene

Summer 2022 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 352

Price Realized: $3,240.00

($2,700 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. If you're interested in having us sell a similar item for you, please contact us here.

Auction Highlight:  Summer 2022 Auction | New England Stoneware | Norton Pottery

Summer 2022 Auction Catalog

◀︎ Back to Catalog


Rare Three-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Elaborate Cobalt Deer Scene, Stamped "J. & E. NORTON / BENNINGTON, VT," circa 1855, cylindrical jar with rounded shoulder, applied lug handles, and semi-rounded rim, decorated with an elaborate slip-trailed pastoral scene depicting a deer with turned head and spotted body flanked by a tree stump and pine tree. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. Outstanding size to the design. Significant restoration throughout jar included painted touch-up to much of the decoration. Minor wear to interior of rim. Wear to inner rim for lid. H 14".

©2023 Crocker Farm, Inc. | info@crockerfarm.com | (410) 472-2016