Description : A decorated Stoneware Cake Crock with Cobalt Floral decorations, 1-Gallon capacity, Mid-Atlantic origin, possibly the Remmey Pottery, Philadelphia, PA, ca. Wheel-thrown, squat cylindrical form with incised multi-line (5) shoulder, squared rim and applied Tab-Style handles.
There is an impressed 1 within a circle underneath one of the handles. Body features a continuous Swag with (2) PA Drooping Tulip decorations (one on each side), artistically executed in very bold Brushed Cobalt. In addition, each handle terminal is highlighted with dark blue cobalt. Interestingly, there is no Albany or Mineral Slip interior glaze on the interior of this Cake.Condition : Rim, base and handles with minor utilitarian wear, including shallow chips, nicks and rubs, as shown; otherwise Very Good to Excellent with strong color. Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for descriptive accuracy. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description.
Charming and desirable 1-Gallon capacity. Measures only 10-1/2W x 5-3/8H overall with a base diameter of 9-1/2. The inner and outer rim diameters are 8-1/2 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 Mid-Atlantic PA Cake Crock with Cobalt Swags & Tulips, c1870" is in sale since Saturday, August 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.