Very Rare W. Smith N. Y. C Blue Decorated Ovoid Stoneware Crock 1830's/40's
UP FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION IS THIS. Very Rare Cobalt-Decorated Ovoid Stoneware Crock, Stamped W. SMITH / GREENWICH / NEW YORK, on the backside. Manhattan, NY origin, circa 1830's/40's. It is approximately 10" tall and measures approximately 5" across and bottom and top. The ovoid portion measures approximately 8. The decoration is a large cobalt blue flower on the front, Both ears are decorated with blue and are in perfect condition. Smith's shop was located at 32-34 Eighteenth Street, on Manhattan's west side in the area known as Chelsea.
There is a tight hairline about 3 down from the rim. There is a very tight hairline coming up from the base that is also about 3 long but very tight. There are a couple stonepings but only one has a piece of clay out of it. Nothing major only mentioned for accuracy.
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- Color: Beige
- Date of Creation: 1800-1899
- Maker: W.Smith
- Material: Clay
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Region of Origin: US-Northeast
- Signed: Signed
- Size Type/Largest Dimension: Small (Up to 14in.
- Style: Naive, Primitive
- Type: Crock