Five-Gallon E & L P NORTON / BENNINGTON VT Stoneware Floral Crock

Fall 2022 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 10

Price Realized: $270.00

($225 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Five-Gallon Stoneware Crock with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "E & L P NORTON / BENNINGTON VT:," circa 1870, cylindrical crock with tooled shoulder, semi-rounded rim, and applied lug handles, decorated with a slip-trailed design of a leafy stem bearing fan-shaped blossoms and dotted trails. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. A faint 5 3/4" Y-shaped line under one handle. A glazed-over, in-the-firing iron ping below same handle. Small chips to interior of rim. A shallow 1" chip to exterior of rim on front. A tiny in-the-firing iron ping near base on right side. Light staining. Minor exfoliation at base on reverse. H 12 1/2".

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