Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 2 Gallon Cream Pot made by "Hamilton & Jones, Greensboro, PA."
This is the work of Frank Hamilton and John Jones who worked in Greensboro, Pennsylvania from 1865 to 1897 (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 154-157).
Dating to the 1870's, this beauty features Two Top and One Bottom Stripe that frame the Company Advertising in an Arch Covering a Flying Bird. The capacity number flanked by leaves at the bottom completes the decoration. Crisp stenciling on a moderate gray clay. Measures 10 1/2" tall and 9 1/2" wide
You seldom see any birds in any size on SW Pennsylvania stoneware.
Excellent Condition. No damage. No chips, hairlines, cracks, stains. or restoration.
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