A large, antique Storage Crock with stenciled maker advertising, freehand stripes and other cobalt decorations, 6-Gallon capacity, Southwestern Pennsylvania origin, ca. A successful, wheel-thrown cylindrical form with tooled, rounded rim and applied lug handles.
Stenciled cobalt maker advertising reads: R. Freehand cobalt stripes accent the rim, maker advertising and base.In addition, each handle terminal is highlighted with heavy, brushed cobalt. Gray Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany or Mineral Slip interior. See Internet for further information. Condition : Expected utilitarian wear on the base and rim, including rubs, shallow chips, etc, as shown; otherwise in Very Good to Excellent, essentially as-made condition.
Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for complete descriptive accuracy. No cracks, repaired damage or restoration work. A super clean, commanding example that will feature prominently in any collection of Southwestern PA Stoneware or Americana.
See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Very desirable form and PA Maker Advertising. Measures 14-1/2H x 13W overall with a base diameter of 11-3/4.
The inner and outer rim diameters are 10-1/2 and 12-1/4, respectively. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware XL 6G New Geneva PA Crock with Cobalt Stripes & Stencil, c.
1885" is in sale since Sunday, September 22, 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.
Williams, New Geneva, PA Southwestern Pennsylvania