Antique Stoneware Whites Utica NY 2# Butter Crock or Quart Canister with Cobalt
Description : A small Blue & Gray lidded Storage Canister or Butter Crock, 1-Quart capacity, attributed to the pottery of Whites Utica, NY, ca. Molded cylindrical form with embossed and cobalt-highlighted Floral over a heavily-stippled ground. Retains original fitted lid with embossed 6-Pointed Star Hexagram symbol over a stippled ground of concentric circles. The lid band has a textured diamond crosshatch pattern. Condition : Crock is in Very Good to Excellent condition with some expected wear and chipping along the rim upper rim ledge, where the lid rests, as shown. Lid with some minor wear along the lower edge; otherwise Excellent.
Surviving lids in this condition are extremely rare. Expected oxidation noted on the wire bail handle. Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for complete descriptive accuracy. These Whites Lidded Canisters are very difficult to find original and complete!
See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures approximately 5W x 5H overall, including the lid. Height with handle in the upright position: 6-3/4. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware Whites Utica NY 2# Butter Crock or Quart Canister with Cobalt" is in sale since Tuesday, February 25, 2020. 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.
- Main Color: Blue Cobalt Accents over Gray Molded Stoneware
- Brand: Whites Utica, NY, 1890-1907
- Model: Lidded Butter Crock w/ Cobalt Floral Decoration
- Featured Refinements: Antique Stoneware
- Object Type: Antique Stoneware Butter Crock, Covered Lidded Canister
- Style: Primitive AAFA Country Folk Art Americana
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: Blue & Gray Stoneware w/ Cobalt Accents