"CHARLESTOWN" Stoneware Jug
- Sold for:
- American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
- Date / Time :
- August 15, 2010 10:00AM
"CHARLESTOWN" Stoneware Jug, Frederick Carpenter, Charlestown, Massachusetts, 1812-c. 1827, swollen ovoid vessel with reeded neck and base, and applied pulled handle, the top and bottom dipped in ochre stain, the shoulder impressed "CHARLESTOWN," (firing surface impurities, lip chips), ht. 9 3/4 in.
Two lip chips, about 1/2 in dia., several bulges and deficits on the surface from the clay and firing process.