• Item 4766

     

    Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 3 Gallon Crock made for "H. F. Behrens, Grocer, 2217 & 2219 Market Street, Wheeling, W. VA. South Branch 3601 Jacob St."

     

    Behrens was a merchant in Wheeling who had this crock made by the potteries in Southwestern, Pennsylvania (probably Greensboro).

     

    Dating around 1880, this beauty Sports 2 Cobalt Lines at the Top and One at the Bottom that frame 7 Lines of Stenciled Advertising in Crisp Lettering, and the Capacity Number Flanked by Dashes.  Additional cobalt at the handle terminals.  Measure 11 1/4" tall and 9 3/4" wide across the top.

     

    Excellent Condition.  A 1" chip to the front of the right handle, and some small and scattered stains.  No rim or base chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.  

     

    Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

    H. F. Behrens, Grocer, Market St., Wheeling, West Virginia Crock, #4766

    $650.00Price
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