Description : A Decorated Stoneware Jug with Brushed Cobalt Floral and maker advertising, 2-Gallon capacity, Pennsylvania origin, c. Wheel-thrown, bulbous form with eased shoulder, tooled spout and applied strap handle. Impressed below the rim with semi cobalt-washed stamp reading: COWDEN & WILCOX / HARRISBURG.
With a (2) capacity mark above. See Internet for further information on the well-respected firm. Front features a large Tulip, Fuchsia or Chrysanthemum Decoration , artistically-executed in bold, Brushed Cobalt. In addition, upper & lower handle terminals are highlighted with cobalt accents. Salt-glazed exterior; Albany or Mineral Slip interior.
Condition : Very Good+ to Excellent, essentially as-made condition with strong color, desirable size, attractive form and highly sought-after maker. Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections, including some kiln fry on the thickest areas of cobalt, noted for complete descriptive accuracy. No chips, cracks, repaired damage or restoration work. Displays brilliantly; highly-appropriate for any C&W collection. See photos for complete details and close-ups.
Please consider them as part of the description. 2-Gallon capacity; measures 14H x 8-1/2W overall with base diameter of 7-3/4. Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Stoneware Cowden & Wilcox 2G Jug with Cobalt Floral, Harrisburg PA, c1870" is in sale since Friday, May 28, 2021. 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.