Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 3 Gallon Crock made and stamped by "Burger & Lang, Rochester, N.Y."

 

This is the mark of John Burger, Jr., George Burger, and their brother-in-law, George Lang who ran the family's pottery under this stamp from 1867-1877 (William Ketchum, Jr., American Stoneware, p. 74).

 

This beauty sports the pottery stamp with cobalt wash and a signature decoration for this maker: A Fancy Cobalt Tulip Executed with a Slip Cup. The decorators at Burger were some of the best and this tulip shows considerable skill in shading and accenting of the decoration.  Measures 10" tall and 10 3/4" wide across the top.

 

Good Condition.  Some water glass staining inside and some outside, two chips above the right handle (1/4", 5/8"), and an in-body hairline behind the right handle that does not reach top or bottom (closeup).  No base chips or restoration.  

 

Priced inexpensively.  Ship double-boxed, insured, and FREE

Burger and Lang, Rochester, New York Stoneware 3g Crock with Tulip

$195.00Price

    Doc's Crocks

    340 N. Countryside Drive,

    Ashland, Ohio 44805

    duanefwatson@docscrocks.com

    419-651-9965

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