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Antique American Stoneware

The wide variety of 19th century American decorated crockery in its myriad of forms appeals to collectors from all regions.
5 gallon double handled west virginia stoneware

Double Handled West Virginia Stoneware Jug »

Circa 1800s: This historically important 18" tall five gallon double-handled jug from Parkersbug, West Virginia's storied A.P. Donaghho pottery includes the incised initials "FM," which almost certainly ties it to Ford Mendenhall.

For Sale: $2,250

blue decorated ovoid storage jar beaver county pennsylvania

3 Gallon Beaver County PA Ovoid Storage Jar »

Circa 1850s: Beaver County stoneware was made to last, and this three gallon semi-ovoid storage jar with double flower decoration is a testament to that statement. This handsome jar stands 10" high and is 11" in diameter, not including its handles.

For Sale: $895

neff bros taylorsville ohio highland county blue decorated stoneware crock

Neff Brothers Five Gallon Stoneware Crock »

Circa 1890s: The Neff Brothers' little known pottery was located in Taylorsville, an unincorporated community in Higghland County in the Southwest Ohio.

For Sale: $795

southwestern pennsylvania cobalt decorated one quart stoneware canning jar

SWPA 1 Quart Wax Sealer with Comma Decoration »

Circa 1870-1890: Measuring a petite 6 5/8" tall, this desirable Southwestern Pennsylvania one quart stovepipe wax sealer features classic PA comma decoration.

For Sale: $595

T O Goodwin West Hartford Connecticut cobalt decorated ovoid 3 gallon stoneware jug

T. O. Goodwin 3 Gallon Ovoid Jug »

Circa 1830: Blue decorated stoneware marked "T O Goodwin W Hartford" and potted by West Hartford, Connecticut's Thomas O'Hara Goodwin (1796-1880) is diffficult to come by, and this beautiful ovoid jug is a fine example of this elusive potter's output.

For Sale: $895

Thomas Reed 2 Gallon Ohio Cobalt Decorated Stoneware Ovoid Storage Jar

Tuscarawas County Ohio T. Reed 2 Gallon Storage Jar »

Circa 1840s: Thomas Reed is the most prolific and celebrated potter in Tuscarawas County, Ohio's long history, and he threw, decorated, and fired stoneware there for two decades before moving to Greene County, Indiana, around the close of the Civil War.

For Sale: $950

Pennsylvania blue decorated stoneware pitcher

Blue Decorated Pennsylvania Stoneware Pitcher »

Circa 1860s: Attributed to Newville, Pennsylvania's Samuel Irvine, this Cumberland County one gallon stoneware pitcher measures 11" in height and combines classic dark cobalt floral decoration with outstanding condition.

For Sale: $1,650

Antique blue decorated stoneware milk pan

Blue Decorated Stoneware Milkpan »

Circa 1870s: This unusual 7.5" tall by 12" diameter (13" including the handles) two gallon handled milk pan was made to accommodate heavy farm labor with its thick rim and wide spout.

For Sale: $1,450

antique virginia blue decorated stoneware crock

W.H. Chrisman Blue Decorated Stoneware Crock »

Circa 1883-1885: Because Strasburg VA stoneware merchant William H. Crisman had a mere two-year run in the pottery business, it is always a treat to come across an interesting example of his work.

For Sale: $695

blue decorated ohio stoneware water cooler

6 Gallon Blue Decorated Stoneware Water Cooler »

Circa 1870s: This massive Northeast Ohio water cooler attributed to Akron potter Freierick Weeks stands just over 15" tall and is nearly 12" in diameter.

For Sale: $2,850

New Geneva Pennsylvania tanware pitcher

New Geneva Pennsylvania Tanware Pitcher »

Circa 1880-1900: The tanware manufactured in New Geneva represents some of the most beautiful stoneware produced in southwestern Pennsylvania.

For Sale: $950

ohio football sewer tile antique

Ohio Sewer Tile Football Bank »

Circa 1925-1950: Measuring 8" in height, this rare salt glazed sewer tile football on tee bank is most probably the work of legendary Tuscarawas County, Ohio, potter Edward J. Ellwood.

For Sale: $1,150

5 Gallon Beaver County PA Ovoid Stoneware Jar

5 Gallon Beaver County PA Ovoid Stoneware Jar »

Circa 1850s: Beaver County stoneware was made to last, and this five gallon semi-ovoid cream jar with floral decoration is a testament to the longevity of the county's pottery production. Weighing in at a stout 21 pounds, this jar stands 14" tall and is just over 12" wide from ear to ear.

For Sale: $850

satterlee and mory fort edwards ny blue decorated brandies and wine jug for sale

Satterlee & Mory Wines and Brandies Jug »

Circa 1870-1890: This one gallon stencil decorated P. Cushman & Co. from Albany, New York,stands 11" in height, advertises "wines, brandies & C," and is signed by the legendary Fort Edward NY pottery firm Satterlee & Mory.

For Sale: $650

Ohio Antique Blue Decorated Stoneware Churn For Sale

4 Gallon Blue Decorated Ohio Stoneware Churn »

Circa Mid 19th Century: This particular churn form, color, and clay type are typical of stoneware produced in Muskingum County in the east central part of the Buckeye State.

For Sale: $750

Ohio blue decorated stoneware john conley white cottage post office ohio

John Conley White Cottage Post Office, Ohio Stoneware »

Circa 1880s: John Conley's little known pottery was located in White Cottage Post Office, an unincorporated community in Muskingum County on Route 22 between Lebanon and Zanesville in the south central Ohio.

For Sale: $650

19th century antique american redware with yellow script decoration name plate edwin

Yellow Slip Decorated Redware Loaf Dish »

Circa 1850-1880: 19th century American script decorated redware is scarce, and finding a named loaf pan will make even an advanced collector smile.

For Sale: $1,250

tanware flowerpot antique pennsylvania stoneware 19th century 1880s 3 floral blossoms

7.5" Pennsylvania Tanware Flowerpot with Three Blooms »

Circa 1880-1900: Tanware flowerpots are highly coveted, and this one has an expertly decorated triple-headed flower rising on its field which makes the already tall flowerpot seem even taller.

For Sale: $1,750

antique flowerpot tanware pennsylvania stoneware 19th century 1880s old country farmhouse decor

6" Pennsylvania Tanware Flowerpot »

Circa 1880-1900: The flowerpot with attached saucer is a desirable tanware form and this example, fully decorated all around, does not disappoint.

For Sale: $1,650

signed reggie meaders devil face jug

Reggie Meaders Devil Face Jug »

Circa Late 20th Century: Brother of world famous Georgia folk art potter Lanier Meaders, Reggie Meaders (1919-2009) lived to be 90 years old and is considered a master potter in his own right.

For Sale: $1,450

New Geneva PA 4 Gallon Cobalt Decorated Salt Glaze Stoneware Crock R. T. Williams

4 Gallon R.T. Williams New Geneva PA Blue Decorated Storage Jar »

Circa 1890s: Dark and crisp cobalt freehand and stencil decoration covers this 15" R.T Williams four gallon storage jar.

For Sale: $850

Happy Heidi Vintage Fiestaware Pottery for Sale all old colors complete collection

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