• Item 4261


    Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 4 Gallon Churn made and stamped by "G. Baird."  


    This is the mark of George Baird who made pottery in Springfield Township, Ohio in the mid-19th century.  He was married to the daughter of Fitch Purdy of the Purdy family of potters. (Robert Treichler, A History of Northeast Ohio Stoneware, pp. 26-27).


    Dating the the mid-19th century, this beauty features the churn form, tooled rim, pottery stamp washed in cobalt, and cobalt splashes on the handle terminals.  Stands 15 1/2" tall.


    Excellent Condition.  A couple minor nibbles inside, surface age lines below the left handle, and some light staining.  No outer rim or base chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.


    Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

    George Baird, Springfield Township, Ohio Stoneware 4 Gallon Churn

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