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Description
STAMPED "H. SMITH & CO.", ALEXANDRIA, VA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR, salt glazed, "1" gallon capacity stamp, ovoid form with tab-like handles and rounded rim, brushed cobalt horizontal floral decoration on front and chain below rim on reverse, additional cobalt at handle terminals. Hugh Charles Smith's Wilkes Street pottery. Circa 1825-1830. 10" H, 5 1/2" D rim.
Literature: Wilder - Alexandria, Virginia Pottery, p. 319, Mk. V.
Provenance: From a Virginia private collection.
Condition
Rim with a small chip and associated light 3" hairline, single chip to each handle, base with a freeze crack and light edge roughness.
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65: STAMPED "H. SMITH & CO.", ALEXANDRIA, VA DECORATED

Estimate $500 - $800Nov 12, 2011
Starting Price $250
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