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Five Pennsylvania Stoneware Vessels

Auction:
2789M
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$861$700

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Auction:
Discovery - 2789M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
March 19, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Five Pennsylvania Stoneware Vessels, Greensboro, New Geneva, and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, mid-19th century, four semi-ovoid jugs with tooled straight mouths, applied handles, and cobalt blue stencil-marked inscription: one marked "HAMILTON & JONES/GREENSBORO, PA.," with stenciled floral device inside inscription, one marked "JAS HAMILTON/& CO/GREENSBORO, PA.," one with double cobalt blue banding above and below stenciled inscription "[L.B.] DILLINER,/NEW/GENEVA/PA.," and one marked "J.L. AB[--]L. & CO./WHOLESALE/LIQUOR DEALERS/146 WATER ST. AND/190 FIRST AVE./PITTSBURGH. PA."; and an undecorated straight-sided jar with incised rounded shoulder and plain mouth with lid ledge within, (imperfections), ht. 11 3/4, 11 3/4, 11 1/2, 9 3/8, 10 1/4 in., respectively.
Estimate $300-500

Minor chips and some kiln dents and deformations.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Pennsylvania, Greensboro, Pittsburgh, New Geneva, floral device, J.L. AB, L. & CO.

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