Exquisite example of a Reidinger & Caire, Poughkeepsie NY salt glaze 2 gallon crock with cobalt painted bird perched on stylized leaf. Tooled shoulder and semi squared rim with applied lug handles and Albany slip glaze interior.The impressed makers mark is consistent with the one used in the 1860s. It stands 9 1/4 tall and the base diameter is 9 3/4. It is in beautiful condition with only one very old 1/4 shallow ding on the inside rim and expected tiny pings from production.
The handles are perfect although one has dark glaze. There are a couple of cobalt spots one on the back lower left and the other under the right handle. A few areas of discoloration but overall consistent. The left side has areas of crazing. Reidinger & Caire Poughkeepsie NY Salt Glaze Stoneware Crock Cobalt B" is in sale since Sunday, December 22, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Crocks". The seller is "farmhouseantiques2014" and is located in Woodbury, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Viet nam, Uruguay.