Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1/2 Gallon Decorated Stoneware Pitcher
This is the work of Richard Remmey who made stoneware in Philadelphia at the family pottery from the 1860's to the turn of the century (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 8-9).
Circa 1870, this beauty features the Tall Neck, Bulbous Body and Rolled Footer Form, with Cobalt Leaves at the Rim, Vining and Floral at the Shoulder, and Accents at the Handle Terminals. All the decoration is executed in strong cobalt. Stands 9 1/8" tall.
Very Good Condition. A 5/8" chip on the left side of the spout, and a 3/4" ping on the footer in the back (closeup). No hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration.
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