Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful Molded Mug by Whites Pottery of Utica, New York.
This piece was made between 1890 and 1907 when Whites made their phenomenal molded stoneware. This piece is illustrated in Christopher Bensch, The Blue and the Gray: Oneida County Stoneware, p. 73.
This beauty features Top Molding with Cobalt Stripe and a Bottom Molding with Vining, a Fooler with Cobalt Stripe, and Center Panels- One with the Profile of a Young Man and the Other with the Profile of a Young Woman, Each Framed by Foliage. This is a two-color mug with cobalt on the two stripes and profiles, and black on the foliage and bottom vining. Stands 4 3/4" tall.
Exceptional Condition. As made. No damage of any kind. Does not appear to have much, if any, use.
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