Heres a great peice of early /mid 1800s illinois stoneware, the hard to find size 4 gallons , crock has great color with a ovoid shape. Early salt glaze from Alton ILL. These Ulrich-Wietfeld vessels are some of the most sought after Illinois peices, they really made some of the finest pottery in Illinois. Crock has 3 small flakes under the rim, cant hardly see them from top rim , small flake off left handle, hairline between number and right side handle goes down about half way seen inside too. Great peice of early Illinois history.The item "UPPER ALTON ILLINOIS 4 STONEWARE SALT GLAZED CROCK" is in sale since Sunday, March 04, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Crocks". The seller is "hoggheaven" and is located in Pocahontas, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Taiwan.