Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful Sleepy Eye Stoneware Flemish Stein.

 

It was made by the Weir Stoneware Company of Monmouth, Illinois (1899-1905). This was made as a premium for the Old Sleepy Eye Milling Company of Sleepy Eye, Minnesota (Jim Martin and Bette Cooper, Monmouth-Western Stoneware, pp. 112-113).  

 

This beauty features a Profile of Old Sleepy Eye in Profile with His Name Below on One Side, and his Village with Someone Cooking Outside on the Other Side.  A bust of Old Sleepy Eye on the handle as a thumb grip.  All the details are sharp and crisp and the cobalt highlights done carefully. Measures 7 1/2" tall.

 

Excellent condition.  An 1/8 nibble on the base.  Otherwise mint!  

 

Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

Sleepy Eye Stoneware Flemish Stein by Weir of Monmouth, Illinois

$350.00Price

    Doc's Crocks

    340 N. Countryside Drive,

    Ashland, Ohio 44805

    duanefwatson@docscrocks.com

    419-651-9965

    • Facebook Social Icon

    Copyright by Doc'sCrocks© 2023