Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this pretty 2 Gallon Stoneware Jug made and stamped by "E. Norton & Co., Bennington, VT ."
This is the mark of Edward Norton who ran the Norton Pottery in Bennington from 1881-1885 (William Ketchum, Jr., American Stoneware, pp. 43-44).
This beauty features the Pottery Stamp with Cobalt Wash and a Freehand Stylized Floral Bouquet. The cobalt is thick, shiny and really wows! Stands 13 1/2" tall.
Excellent Condition. As made. No damage of any kind. Small brown dots where iron ore in the clay melted in the firing, including some in the cobalt.
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