A Rare Diminutive Pennsylvania Striped Stoneware Butter Tub

Western Pennsylvania, 19th Century

a fine small two quart butter crock, unmarked, with tooled rim, the body decorated with an unusual pattern of vertical cobalt squiggles bordered by short flourishes on the sides and a cobalt slash at top and bottom.   

Height 5 1/4 x diameter of opening 6 1/4 inches. 


Crock appears to have been broken in two pieces and repaired.

Estimate: $600 - $800
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