Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Water Cooler
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Cobalt-decorated Stoneware Water Cooler, "New York Stoneware Co. Fort Edward, N.Y.," 1861-91, cylindrical six-gallon vessel with opposing strap handles, opening for spigot near base, decorated with a large freehand stylized blossom, (imperfections), ht. 19 1/2 in.
4 in. vertical hairline to center of back, decoration is a little fried and missing a couple spots of cobalt glaze, 3/4 in. shallow chip to spigot opening, fairly unobtrusive 2 x 3/4 in base edge chip..
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