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Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2959M Marlborough
November 17, 2016 10:00AMCalender

Large Cobalt Floral-decorated Stoneware Jar

Auction: Discovery - 2959M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 17, 2016 10:00AM


Large Cobalt Floral-decorated Stoneware Jar, John Young & Co., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1856-58, four-gallon ovoid jar with molded mouth, applied lug handles with cobalt-daubed terminals, the front decorated with a multi-stemmed flowering branch, with impressed maker's mark on shoulder "JOHN YOUNG & CO.," (repaired), ht. 15 1/8 in.

Estimate $300-500

restoration throughout with large cracks still evident to the interior

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