• Item 5773


    Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1 1/2 Gallon Stoneware Cake Crock made and stamped by the "F. B. Norton & Co., Worcester, Mass."


    This is the mark of Frank Norton and Frederick Hancock who operated the pottery in Worcester using this stamp from 1858-1877 (William Ketchum, Jr., American Stoneware, pp. 52-53).


    This beauty features the Uncommon Cake Crock Form, Pottery Stamp with Cobalt Wash, and a Stylized Swirl Floral that Fills the Front.  Measures 6 3/4" tall and 10" wide across the top.


    Excellent Condition.  A tiny 1/8" nibble under the left handle, a 1/4" chip on the right handle, and some light staining on the rim.  That's it!  No rim or base chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.  A small stone ping on the right of the decoration and three on the back in the making.   


    Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

    F. B. Norton, Worcester, MA Stoneware Cake Crock with Swirl Floral #5773

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