A Miniature Stoneware Presentation Butter Tub

Western Pennsylvania, Second Half 19th Century

inscribed Esau Scott, Esq with cobalt highlights.   

Height 2 5/8 x diameter 4 1/8 inches.

Esau Scott (1845-1919) was born in Washington County, Pennsylvania and later settled in St. Mary's, West Virginia.


Provenance:Ex Crocker Farm, July 22, 2017, Lot 366.


Rim with wear commensurate with use. One "as made" and glazed over chip to rim, and another chip to rim on underside of lip. 

Estimate: $300 - $500
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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