Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 3 Gallon Crock made by "A. Conrad, Monongahela Pottery, New Geneva, PA."
Alexander 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 the Company Advertising in Five Lines on the Front with a Broad Cobalt Stripe above and a Large Capacity Number Flanked by Arrows Below. Additional cobalt accents at the handle terminals. Measures 11 3/4" tall and 10 1/4" wide across the top.
Very Good Condition. Wear around the inside of the rim, and overall wear and light staining on the outside. No chips, hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration.
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