Jar

Object Number: 
1937.803
Date: 
1800-1814
Medium: 
Stoneware, cobalt oxide
Dimensions: 
Overall: 13 x 11 in. ( 33 x 27.9 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: beneath rim: "C. CROLIUS/MANUFACTURER/MANHATTAN-WELLS/NEW-YORK"
Description: 
Salt-glazed stoneware two-handled jar with impressed maker's mark surrounded by cobalt blue decorated cloud.
Gallery Label: 
Later Crolius ware is often simply decorated in cobalt with this "cloud" design.
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Provenance: 
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group