Preserve, Storage or Fruit Jar with Cobalt decorations, Half-Gallon capacity, Mid-Atlantic US origin, probably Pennsylvania, c. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with tooled shoulder and squared rim. Decorated on the body with (3) similar Brushed Cobalt Floral Swags. Condition : Slight wear noted on the inner rim; otherwise Excellent to Near Mint overall with strong color, desirable size and form.This Jar has seen little, if any, use over the past +/-150yrs. The rim/body are just slightly out-of-round. No cracks, repaired damage or other excuses.
Very clean inside and out. Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for complete descriptive accuracy.
See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Approximate Half-Gallon (2-Quart) capacity; measures 8-3/4H x 5-1/2W overall with a base diameter of 5. Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Stoneware PA Mid-Atlantic Preserve or Fruit Jar with Cobalt Swags, c. 1870" is in sale since Saturday, December 28, 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.