• Item 5388

     

    Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 2 Gallon Decorated Stoneware Jar. 

     

    The decoration indicates that it was made by Alexander Conrad, of New Geneva, Pennsylvania.  Conrad ran the pottery in New Geneva from 1870-1882 before moving to Shinnston, WV (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 164-65).

     

    Dating to the 1870's, this beauty features a Carefully Tooled Rim, a Stylized and Geometrical Floral Garland Top and Bottom, and a Freehand Capacity Number in the Middle Flanked by 4 Stripes on Each Side.  Stands 11 1/2" tall 

     

    Very Good Condition.  A 3 1/2" horizontal hairline on the bottom left that wraps under as a small Y (closeups).  Otherwise as made.  No chips, stains, or restoration.  

     

    Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

    2 Gallon Decorated Stoneware Jar, att. A. Conrad, New Geneva #5388

    $495.00Price
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