Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 3 Gallon Ovoid Jug made and stamped by "D. P. Shenfelder of Reading PA."
This is the work of Daniel P. Shenfelder who potted in Reading from the 1870's to the 1890's (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 21-26).
This beauty features the pottery stamp and one of Shenfelder's signature decoration, Brushed Cobalt Vining with Two Fuchsias. The decoration has 32 leaves and two fuchsia blossoms with 6 petals each. Stands 14" tall.
Excellent Condition. A 7/8" chip at the back of the spout (closeup) and a narrow 1" chip on the bottom edge. That's it! No hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration. Five kiln furniture marks and small indentations on the top from the making.
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