A Pennsylvania Six Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Decoration

James Hamilton, Beaver, Pennsylvania, Mid 19th Century

with tooled neck and shoulder, two applied handles, and row of free-hand floral decoration, chop mark and capacity mark below rim in front.  

Height 16 3/4 inches.


Fritting to cobalt, 4.5" crack extending from rim on right side. Tight spider on base (as made?) along with an old, possibly as made flake on base in rear. Several minor chips to base. Old chip to proper left handle.

Estimate: $300 - $400
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