Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful Blue and White Spongeware Pitcher in the Girl and Dog Pattern.

 

This beauty features a medallion on each side with a girl seated on a stool with her dog on its hind legs in front of her reaching for a tasty morsel in her hand.  Measures 9" tall.

 

You can find a fine writeup on this item in Taylor and Lowrance's, Collector's Encyclopedia of Salt Glaze Stoneware , p. 42 where the spongeware version is called "one degree beyond extremely rare."  This example has strong mold lines and controlled sponging in 8 vertical rows of 5 dashes each.  Rich cobalt was used throughout.

 

Excellent condition.  As made.  No damage of any kind.

 

Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

 

 

Blue and White Stoneware Spongeware Pitcher in the Girl and Dog Pattern

$395.00Price

    Doc's Crocks

    340 N. Countryside Drive,

    Ashland, Ohio 44805

    duanefwatson@docscrocks.com

    419-651-9965

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