Cream color pottery handled jug, impressed on shoulder, John Burger. / Rochester, washed with cobalt blue; number 2 above stylized flower and leaf decoration. The deep blue and well executed decoration is typical of Burgers production. This two-gallon example stands at 14 and is in fine original condition with only a glaze spider on left side near base.
Price Realized: $ 10,350.00 | John Bell Pottery)Exceptional Quart-Sized Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Floral Decoration and Inscription, "C.F. Bell / 1857," Stamped "JOHN BELL / WAYNESBORO," semi-ovoid jug with rounded shoulder, semi-squared rim, and applied strap handle, decorated with three large brushed cobalt tulips, dashes around the spout, and brushwork to the handle. Base featuring the slip-trailed signatu
J. & E. NORTON BENNINGTON VT 4 gallon crock. Decorated with a rare, one of a kind rendition of a round castle style house with a flat top building and house in the front. Fences and lots of ground cover finish with great blue design. Professional restoration to a tight clay separation or freeze line around the base on the front and under the right ear. 11 1/2" 1855 sold $ 5500
C. W. BRAUN BUFFALO NY 4 gallon butter churn with stoneware guide. Decorated with a large cross hatch flower design in great blue. Lots of dots and dashes create a masterpiece in blue. Additional blue at the maker's mark. Minor surface chips at the interior rim and imperfections in the making. Professional restoration to a tight line under the right ear. EX Denlinger Auction Spring 1988 lot 120. 16 1/2" 1860 sold $ 6250