11-19-2016 11-19-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2961B Boston
November 19, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Small Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird in Tree Decoration

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2961B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 19, 2016 10:00AM


Small Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird in Tree Decoration, J. & E. Norton, Bennington, Vermont, c. 1850-59, cylindrical form with flat band collar, rounded shoulders, and applied strap handle, marked "J.&E. NORTON/BENNINGTON VT," (crack in handle), ht. 11 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

There is a crack in the lower portion of the handle, but no other obvious chips, cracks, or evidence or repair.

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