Lot 35: Rare Stoneware Rundlet Impressed "C. CROLIUS" Four Times Around Spigot, New York City
November 3, 2012
Sparks, MD, USALive Auction
Description: Rare Salt-Glazed Stoneware Rundlet, Impressed Four Times "C. CROLIUS / STONEWARE / MANUFACTURER / Manhattan-Wells / NEW-YORK," circa 1815, finely-potted, small-sized keg with ovoid body, raised banding, recessed top and underside, and applied rounded spout at midsection. Impressed four times with Clarkson Crolius maker's mark within an oval, surrounding the spout. A scarce Crolius form with unusual employment of multiple signatures. Excellent condition with an in-the-firing stone ping / chip to foot, and two other minor base chips. H 8".