Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1 1/2 Gallon Cream Pot made and stamped by "Cowden & Wilcox, Harrisburg, PA."
This is the mark of John Wallace Cowden and Isaac Wilcox who ran the pottery in Harrisburg with this stamp from 1863 to 1880 (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners , pp. 55-58).
Thus beauty features the Pottery Stamp with Cobalt Wash and a tamp with cobalt wash and a Cluster of Eight Grapes Hanging from a Vine. The decoration is executed with strong cobalt. The vine has 5 leaves and 5 dots. Measures 8 3/4" tall and 8 1/4" wide across the top.
Excellent Condition. Four small chips inside the rim (1/8" to 3/8"), some glaze-only crazing to the right of the decoration (closeup), and some light staining from use. That's it! No base chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.
An attractive pot beariing an uncommon signature decoration by Cowden and Wilcox.
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