Description : An antique Stoneware Cake Crock with Cobalt Decoration, 2 Gallon capacity, Southwestern Pennsylvania origin, possibly Greensboro, ca. Wheel-thrown, squat cylindrical form with tooled, rounded rim and applied lug handles. Front features a large stenciled capacity designation flanked by petals and dashes. Wide freehand horizontal stripes in bold Brushed Cobalt accent the rim and base. Salt-Glazed exterior, Albany or Mineral Slip interior.
Condition : Very Good to Excellent overall with expected utilitarian wear including: some shallow chips on the inner rim, a few glaze flakes on the interior slip, and two small chips on the left handle, as shown. No cracks, repaired damage or restoration work. Displays brilliantly; highly-appropriate for any collection.See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures 10-1/4"W x 6-3/4"H overall with a base diameter of 9-1/4. The rim is slightly misshapen with inner and outer diameters ranging from 8 to 8-1/2 and 9-1/2 to 10, respectively. A relatively heavy PA Cake at 8.6 lbs! Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware 2G Cake Crock with Cobalt Stripes & Stencil, Western PA, c.
1875" is in sale since Wednesday, July 17, 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.