Lot of Two: E. J. MILLER & SON / ALEXANDRIA, VA 1 1/2 Gal. Advertising Jars

Fall 2022 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 509

Price Realized: $270.00

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

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Two One-and-a-Half-Gallon Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jar with Alexandria, VA Advertising, Greensboro, PA origin, circa 1880, both with matching freehand decoration and the stenciled advertising, "E.J. MILLER & SON / DEALERS IN / CHINA AND / GLASS WARE. / ALEXANDRIA. VA." Shorter with a restored hole in underside, an in-the-firing contact mark to front, and a 5 1/2" hairline to side. Taller with partially sealed cracks from rim, staining/discoloration, and some surface wear. H (of shorter) 11 3/8".

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