Lot Passed Estimate $2,000 – $3,000 Rare and Fine Stoneware Pitcher with Elaborate Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "HARRISBURG PA," probably William Moyer, circa 1858, ovoid pitcher with pronounced rim molding, the front decorated with a large flowering plant bearing three tulip blossoms. Impressed below spout with early "HARRISBURG. PA" maker's mark, often attributed to William Moyer. Additional cobalt highlights to maker's mark and handle terminals. Pitche
$328.05 Moyer, William Harrisburg, PA One-1 Gallon Stoneware Jug - Cobalt Blue Flower
101.Cobalt decorated Harrisburg stoneware jug ca. 1860; salt glazed bulbous jug impressed “Harrisburg” with fully brushed cobalt floral decoration, cobalt daubs at handle terminals and Albany slip glaze interior, 8 1/8”d, 11 3/8”h; Estimate $200.00-$400.00 SOLD FOR: 300.00
Sold $250 Pennsylvania two-gallon stoneware crock, 19th c., impressed Moyer Harrisburg, with cobalt floral decoration, 12 1/2'' h.Pennsylvania two-gallon stoneware crock, 19th c., impressed Moyer Harrisburg, with cobalt floral decoration, 12 1/2'' h.
Estimated Price: $100 - $150Description: STAMPED "WM. MOYER / HARRISBURG PA." PENNSYLVANIA DECORATED STONEWARE SPITTOON, salt glazed, the stamp flanked with brushed cobalt feather decoration, additional cobalt across part of stamp.Condition: Moderate chip to rim near back, otherwise excellent.Provenance: From a Page Co., VA collection.Dimensions: 4" H, 8" D.Circa: Circa 1858-1860.
Sold $ 325 Wm. Moyer (Harrisburg, PA) Tulip Decorated 1 Gallon Stoneware Jar. Circa. 1858-1860. Blue slip single tulip and foliate decoration. Bulbous form with molded rim and applied ear handles. 10 1/2" high. Condition: Good with some minor scattered pit marks on back.
Sold $ 350 Harrisburg, PA Daisy Decorated 1 Gallon Stoneware Jar. Circa. 1860-1880. Cobalt blue slip with central bell flower flanked by daisies and leaf design. Ovoid form with flared rim and applied ear handles. 10 1/4" high with lid. Condition: Good with a couple of small chips and 1" hairline.
Sold $ 2,100 Harrisburg, PA Tulip Decorated 1 Gallon Stoneware Jug. Circa. 1860-1880. Bold cobalt blue slip with two dotted tulips and foliate design. Ovoid form with molded spout and loop handle. 12 1/4" high. Condition: Very good with a couple of small chips on underside of base.
Sold $ 500 Wm. Moyer, Harrisburg, PA Foliate Decorated 4 Gallon Stoneware Jug. Circa. 1858-1860. Cobalt blue slip decoration "4" surrounded by floral and foliate motifs. Ovoid form with molded spout and loop handle. 16" high. Condition: Good, spout professionally restored.
Sold For $ 400 William Moyer, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, four-gallon stoneware crock, 19th c., with a cobalt floral decoration, 13 1/2'' h. Condition report Opening is misfired and is oblong in shape. 2" area of loss to outside of rim. 1" area of loss to outside of rim. Ond handle has a few flakes. Other handle has 1 1/2" rough spot/flaking.
Price Realized: $ 632.50 One-Gallon Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jug, Stamped "WM. MOYER," Harrisburg, PA origin, circa 1855, ovoid jug with squared spout and applied strap handle, decorated with a brushed cobalt daisy. Flake to underside. Some crazing to surface. H 11".
Price Realized: $ 402.50 Cobalt-Decorated Stoneware Jar, Stamped "MOYER. HARRISBURG," circa 1858, approximately one-gallon ovoid jar with tooled shoulder, tall flaring collar and applied lug handles, decorated with a brushed cobalt tulip design. 1" rim chip. Glazed-over dent to one handle. Some very faint surface lines, which probably occurred in the firing and do not go through to the interior. H 9 1/2".