Lot 33: Rare C. CROLIUS / MANHATTAN WELLS / NEW-YORK Stoneware Pitcher
November 3, 2012
Sparks, MD, USALive Auction
Description: Rare One-Gallon Stoneware Pitcher, Stamped "C. CROLIUS / MANUFACTURER / MANHATTAN-WELLS / NEW-YORK," circa 1815, ovoid-bodied pitcher with narrow, flaring collar accented with incised lines, the reverse with small, ribbed handle. Impressed with Clarkson Crolius, Sr. maker's mark at midsection. Surface of pitcher covered in Albany slip. Provenance: A fresh-to-the-market example, consigned from New Jersey. Contact mark to shoulder. Otherwise excellent condition. H 10 3/4".