A Fine Cobalt Star-Decorated Stoneware Jar

Western Pennsylvania, Second Half 19th Century

a half gallon stoneware jar with flaring lip and tooled collar, the body decorated with angled array of four large stenciled cobalt stars, accented by a top and bottom cobalt stripe.  

Height 8 1/2 inches. 


One small 1/4" chip and two collar flakes on right (both perhaps kiln damaged). Several minor interior chips. 2" hairline extending from rim at upper left of decoration. 

Estimate: $300 - $400
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