Rare Stoneware Jug N. Athens NY Cobalt Flowers c1845. Ffered is an excellent example of a mid-1800’s original N. Clark, Jr Stoneware jug with a stunning cobalt floral design of the seedpod of an Iris. The 11 1/2 tall jug is in exceptional condition (and double boxed to stay that way). The impressed stamp is of Nathan Clark, Jr of Athens N. He ran the family pottery business from 1843 to 1891. The older pieces sported this style stamp while the newer ones were stamped in a circle. 1845 is going to be close. This jug is a classic design with a heavy salt glaze over a brushed cobalt blue double Iris seedpod floral design. In the floral world, Iris seed pods represent a. Vision of future beauty, optimism. This example of an antique Northeast US stoneware jug ranks among the best we have seen. You can be sure that everything we state about an item is 100% accurate. We don’t “hide” any issue that may be associated with an item – in fact we go out of our way to point anything out. You never need a “reason” to return an item to us- in fact, most of the time we pay for your return. (We hope you will check our feedback comments). If, one day, despite our very best efforts, Murphy’s law strikes and we make a mistake about something, just message us and we will make it right. The item “Antique N. Clark Jr, Athens NY Cobalt Blue Floral Design Stoneware Jug c. 1845″ is in sale since Sunday, October 13, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Primitives”. The seller is “woodmetalglass05″ and is located in Colebrook, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Belize, Ecuador, Egypt, Iceland, Sri lanka, Macao, Oman, Peru, Viet nam, Uruguay.