Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Overall: 14 1/2 x 9 in. ( 36.8 x 22.9 cm )
impressed: on front: "NEW YORK / STONEWARE CO."; "2"
Salt-glazed stoneware jug impressed with maker's mark and decorated with a cobalt blue leaf.
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.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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