Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1 Gallon Stoneware Jug made by "Hamilton & Jones, Greensboro, Pa."
This is the work of Frank Hamilton and John Jones who worked in Greensboro from 1865 to 1897 (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 154-157).
Dating to the 1870's, this beauty features the "Bullet" Form with the Company Advertising in a Paisley-Shaped Stencil Surrounding a Garland of Leaves. Stands 11 1/2" tall.
Excellent Condition. As made. No damage of any kind. The spout leans slightly left, and there are some fine bubbles in the cobalt in the making.
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