Description : A cobalt decorated Stoneware Jar with primitive Floral, 2-Gallon capacity, James Macumber, Ithaca Pottery Works, New York, ca. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with eased shoulder, tooled rim with integrated inner ledge for a lid, and applied lug handles. Shiny, Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany Slip interior.Impressed on the upper shoulder, simply: ITHACA, N. Front features a Floral in Slip-Trailed Cobalt.
Condition : Very Good overall with tremendous Folk Art appeal. Upper rim with moderate wear from use, including small chips and larger shallow flake, rear left.
Inner ledge with wear and rubs, where a lid would rest. Small glaze flake on right handle. Base with expected wear and soiling, protective felt pads have been added at some point. No cracks, repaired damage or restoration work.
See photos for complete details and please consider them as part of the description. Desirable Finger Lakes/Tomkins County mark.2-Gallon capacity; measures 11-1/4H x 8-1/4W overall. The inner and outer rim diameters are 6-1/4 and 7-1/4, respectively. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware 2G Jar or Crock with Primitive Cobalt Floral, Ithaca NY, c. 1875" is in sale since Monday, October 21, 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.