Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Overall: 12 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. ( 31.8 x 21.6 cm )
impressed: on front: "J. REMMEY./MANHATTAN-WELLS,/NEW-YORK"
Salt-glazed stoneware jug with impressed maker's mark and decorated with cobalt blue.
John Remmey's mark, hastily embellished with a splash of cobalt, advertises his establishment and its location near the city's water works.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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