June 24 & 25, 2022: 42nd Semi-Annual Premier Americana Auction
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SCHERMERHORN POTTERY, RICHMOND, VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR, salt-glazed, designated three-gallon capacity, ovoid form with flat-top rounded rim, incised shoulder rings, and applied arched handles. Brushed cobalt horizontal floral design to each side featuring round double blossoms with foliate, "3" under each handle, and additional cobalt across handles.

Condition: Excellent, mostly undamaged condition having minor chip to underside base edge.

Circa : 1817-1837.

Item Dimensions: 14 1/8" HOA, 6 3/4" D rim.

Provenance : From a Charlottesville, VA estate.

Estimate : 200 - 300

Attribution : John P. Schermerhorn (1788-1850), Richmond Factory, Henrico County, VA.

Catalog Note : Literature: Parallels Hunter (ed.) - Ceramics in America 2005, p. 73, fig. 19, "Rocketts' Red Glare: John P. Schermerhorn and the Early Richmond-Area Stoneware Industry" by Kurt C. Russ and W. Sterling Schermerhorn.
SCHERMERHORN POTTERY, RICHMOND, VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR
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Minimum Bid: $100.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $310.00
Estimate: $200.00 - $300.00
Number Bids:14