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Thu, Jul 14, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 216

Three Pieces of Southern Stoneware

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

runny green alkaline glazed Catawba Valley stoneware jug, ovoid form, small strap handle at thick rimmed spout, inscribed "2" at shoulder, 13 in; Albany slip glazed churn, ash runs to one side of jar, tiny applied strap handles, incised "2" at shoulder,; likely made in North Carolina, 12-3/4 in.; large stoneware churn with red, yellow, and brown multicolor runny glaze, two strap handles to one side, lug handle on opposing shoulder, angled neck, tooled rim, impressed "5" at neck, possibly made in Alabama, 17-1/2 in.

Provenance: Private North Carolina Collection


glaze voids and anomalies as made, minor surface abrasions to surfaces, base edge wear, jug with kiln debris on base, minor glaze chips, surface abrasions, residue, base edge glaze chips as made, small churn with 4-1/2 in. hairline up from base in glaze, minor chips to glaze, minor wear and small frits to rim, large churn with small glaze chips to lower strap handle, various chips to edge of lug handle, wear to entire rim, glaze chips to surface and base edge chips

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