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Jug

Object Number: 
1937.828
Date: 
1861-1891
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Dimensions: 
Overall: 14 1/2 x 9 in. ( 36.8 x 22.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on front: "NEW YORK / STONEWARE CO."; "2"
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware jug impressed with maker's mark and decorated with a cobalt blue leaf.
Gallery Label: 
By mid-century, some stoneware manufacturers adopted factory names, such as New York Stoneware Company, Central New York Pottery, and Hudson River Pottery, which signalled their expansion from local to regional markets.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group