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18th century Westerwald stoneware GR jug circa 1740

A fine and very desirable early 18th century medium to large Westerwald steinzeug, grey salt glazed stoneware jug with an elaborate medallion, bold commemorative GR cypher for Georgius Rex II. Decorative incised scrolling foliage in cobalt blue around the medallion, bulbous ovoid body, applied handle and a reeded manganese neck. Condition: very fine, small chip […]

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18th century Westerwald stoneware GR jug circa 1740

A fine and very desirable early 18th century medium to large Westerwald steinzeug, salt glazed stoneware jug with an elaborate medallion, bold commemorative GR cypher for Georgius Rex II. Decorative incised scrolling foliage in cobalt blue around the medallion, bulbous ovoid body, applied handle and a reeded manganese neck. Origin: Germany Date: 1740s. Condition: very […]

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18th Century Staffordshire Salt Glaze Stoneware Pottery Food Mold

A particularly scarce mid to late 18th century Staffordshire pottery food mold. White salt glaze stoneware body. Probably dating right around 1760. This diminutive mold has a finely molded strawberry or other sort of berry design and would have been used for a small jelly or fruit paste dessert. Measuring only 3 long this beautiful […]

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