Impressed below the rim with a cobalt-washed makers stamp reading: COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG, PA. Their wares are highly sought-after by advanced collectors. See Internet for further information on the partnership. Front features a signature C&W Spitting Tulip decoration, artistically executed in bold Brushed Cobalt. In addition, each handle terminal is highlighted with dark blue cobalt.Shiny, Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany or Mineral Slip interior. Condition : Rim and base with expected utilitarian wear, including some minor shallow flakes, as shown; otherwise Excellent with strong color.
Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for descriptive accuracy. PA Stoneware enthusiast would be disappointed with this little Harrisburg Cake. No cracks, repaired damage or restoration work. See photos for complete details and close-ups.
Please consider them as part of the description. Charming and rare 1-Gallon capacity. Measures only 10-1/2W x 5-3/8H overall with a base diameter of 9-1/4.
The inner and outer rim diameters are 8-1/8 and 9-1/2, respectively. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Stoneware 1G Cowden & Wilcox PA Crock with Cobalt Spitting Tulip, c1870" is in sale since Friday, May 10, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Stoneware". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.