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Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Bean Pot and a Sleepy Eye Pottery Bowl

Auction:
2509
Lot:
817
Sold for:
$415$350

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Bean Pot and a Sleepy Eye Pottery Bowl, America, late 19th century the bean pot made by White's Utica, New York,one side inscribed "Spirit of 76 Bunker Hill," the other "Boston The Home of the Bean," the bowl made by the Western Stoneware Company, Monmouth, Illinois, depicting the Sioux Chief Old Sleepy Eye, (bean pot lacking cover), ht. 5 7/8, 4 in.
Estimate $300-500

Keywords

Utica, Western Stoneware Company, Bunker Hill, Old Sleepy, Old Sleepy Eye, Sioux Chief, Monmouth, Bean, Geography of Illinois, Pottery, Stoneware

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