November 4, 2006 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 265

Price Realized: $4,950.00
($4,500 hammer, plus 10% buyer's premium).

November 4, 2006 Auction Catalog

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Rare Miniature Western PA Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Decoration, Greensboro or New Geneva origin, circa 1875, finely-thrown, straight-sided jar with rounded rim and tooled shoulder, decorated with four stylized cobalt flower heads and straight and wavy horizontal stripes. The jar"s form is clearly modeled after one and two gallon size pieces produced in Western PA, yet measures only 3 1/8" tall. Possibly a salesman"s sample or child"s toy. Mint condition. H 3 1/8".