Description : A rare, small-size Stoneware Crock with primitive Cobalt Decoration, 3-Quart capacity, Northeastern US, origin, ca. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with tooled rim and applied lug handles. Front features an elaborate Floral Decoration or a cheeky Monkey shooting bullets skyward?
Artistically executed in the boldest of Slip-Trailed Cobalt. Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany Slip interior. Condition : Vertical rim crack (left side), left handle with glaze loss. And two small glaze flakes (lower left) as shown; otherwise Very Good with strong color.See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Very HTF size; measures approximately 3/4 Gal (3-Quarts), filled 1.5 below the rim. Measures only 6-3/4H x 8W overall with a base diameter of 7-1/4.
The inner and outer rim diameters are 6-3/8 and 7-1/2, respectively. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.The item "Antique Stoneware 3-Qt Crock with Elaborate Cobalt Floral, Northeastern US, c1875" is in sale since Thursday, March 14, 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.