Antique Stoneware 3G PA Jar with Profuse Cobalt Stencil, Jas Hamilton, Greensboro
Description : A large antique Storage Jar or Crock with cobalt-stenciled maker advertising decoration and freehand stripes, 3-Gallon capacity, SW Pennsylvania origin, ca. A successful, wheel-thrown cylindrical form with tooled shoulder, semi-rounded rim and applied lug handles. Stenciled cobalt maker advertising reads: JAS. See Internet for further information on the well-respected Greene County pottery operated by James Hamilton. Above the makers name, a large symmetrical drooping floral stencil. Additional brushed cobalt stripes highlight the base, below rim and each handle terminal. Below the makers location, a stenciled 3 capacity designation is flanked by freehand cobalt accents. Shiny, gray Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany or Mineral Slip interior. Condition : Very Good to Excellent overall with strong color and clear stencil work. There are a few shallow flakes noted on the underside of the rim lip, and one on the left handle, as shown. Expected wear (from use) on the base and upper rim.
Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for descriptive accuracy. No repairs or restoration work. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description.
Desirable size, form and stenciled PA Maker Advertising. A generous 3-Gallon capacity; measures approximately 13-1/2H x 8-3/4W overall with a base diameter of 8. The inner and outer rim diameters are 6 and 7-1/2, respectively. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Stoneware 3G PA Jar with Profuse Cobalt Stencil, Jas Hamilton, Greensboro" is in sale since Friday, March 29, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Stoneware".
The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Main Color: Stenciled & Brushed Cobalt, Salt Glaze
- Brand: Jas.1870s
- Model: Greensboro PA Jar w/ Cobalt Advertising Stencil & Stripes
- Object Type: Cobalt Decorated PA Jar, Jas., Greensboro
- Style: Primitive Country Americana
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- MPN: 2-Gallon Capacity
- Color: Bold, Blue Cobalt Decoration on Gray Stoneware