November 09, 2019 09:00 AM EST Asheville, North Carolina


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Large Signed Stoneware Advertising Jug

British, 19th century, salt glazed brown stoneware with impressed "Mrs. Roberts Barrel Inn" and "Bagworth/ 1849", sprig decorated with British Royal Arms, buildings and agricultural implements, grapevine border at shoulder, signed on bottom "Made By John Bacon At Bradley Pottery 1849", 16 in.

Literature: Ivor Noel Hume, "John Bacon: Prince of Stoneware Potters?", Ceramics in America 2005, edited by Robert Hunter, Hanover and London: Chipstone Foundation, 2005, pages 20-36, ill. Figures 14-21

www.chipstone.org/article.php/195/Ceramics-in-America-2005/John-Bacon:-Prince-of-Stoneware-Potters?

Provenance:The I. Noel Hume Collection of Artifacts and Antiquities

Condition:

several large cracks at bottom extending through body, large old chip at rim near handle, minor losses and cracks to sprigged decoration, scattered wear and abrasions

Estimate: $1,000 - $2,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$861
11/09/2019

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