Nine Stoneware Crocks, Jugs, and a Churn

American, 19th Century

including one white jar marked for The Weir [Pottery Company] to lid and one jug with two freehand two-gallon capacity marks; one jar with incised two-gallon capacity mark to rim; remaining six pieces unmarked.

Height of largest 19 inches.

Provenance:Property from the Arizona State University Art Museum

The ASU Art Museum recognizes the special responsibility and public trust associated with the receiving, maintenance and sharing of objects of cultural and historical significance. Periodic, thoughtful reevaluations are necessary for the growth and proper care of the collection and the objects here no longer fit the museum’s mission, specialized collecting areas or are redundant. To better serve the cultural and educational needs of our audiences, we are deaccessioning these works following the highest standards of professional ethics as guided by the American Alliance of Museums and the Association of Art Museum Directors. All proceeds are restricted in use to acquiring new art objects or for the direct care of the ASU Art Museum’s collection.


Condition varies and includes crazing, light scratching, blistering, chipping to rims and undersides, glazing irregularities, browning, discoloration, and accretions to crevices; apparent areas of repair to marked jug handle and tall brown jar; marked browning, chipping, and pot stones to marked jar; inventory numbers to undersides.

Estimate: $50 - $75
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium

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