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Jar

Object Number: 
1937.896
Date: 
1848-1860
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 x 8 1/2 in. ( 33 x 21.6 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on front: "A. E. SMITH & SONS,/MANUFACTURERS,/38 PECK SLIP, N. Y."; "4" "1153" in graphite
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware jar with impressed maker's mark and decorated with a cobalt blue flower.
Gallery Label: 
A. E. Smith & Sons, a major stoneware manufacturer located in Norwalk, CT, maintained a retail outlet in New York City.
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