Description : An antique Stoneware Cream Pot or Storage Jar with cobalt stenciled advertising and freehand decorations, 2-Gallon capacity, SW Pennsylvania origin, ca. Wheel-thrown, slightly Ovoid form with tooled, rounded rim. Stenciled cobalt maker advertising reads: FROM / J. ENEIX / [Wheat Sheaf or Laurel Spray] / NEW GENEVA / PA , with a fancy 2 capacity designation below, flanked by double dashes.
Freehand cobalt stripes accent the rim and base. Medium gray Salt-Glazed exterior; Albany or Mineral Slip interior. His signed wares are highly sought-after by advanced PA Stoneware collectors.See Internet for further information. Condition : Expected wear on the base and inner rim, and two chips on the outer rim, as shown; otherwise Very Good. Note : The J in J. ENEIX is not visible, and the N in NEW GENEVA is faint.
Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for descriptive accuracy. No cracks, repaired damage or restoration work.
A very clean example that will not disappoint. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description.
Very desirable form and PA Maker Advertising. Measures 10-1/4H x 9W overall with a base diameter of 6-3/4. The inner rim diameter is 7-3/8.Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware New Geneva PA Ovoid Jar with Cobalt Stencil, J. 1875" is in sale since Friday, July 26, 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.