Rare Sugar Valley, Pennsylvania, Stoneware Jar

October 22, 2016 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 162

Price Realized: $2,415.00
($2,100 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).

October 22, 2016 Auction Catalog

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Rare One-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "SUGAR VALLEY / PA.", John Gerstung, Clinton County, PA, circa 1875, ovoid jar with tooled shoulder and flattened rim, decorated with a stylized design of brushed flowers emanating from a leafy stem. Cobalt highlights to maker's mark and capacity mark. An elusive and desirable Central Pennsylvania maker's mark. Excellent, essentially as-made condition.

Rare Sugar Valley, Pennsylvania, Stoneware Jar

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