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Philadelphia, PA stoneware presentation pitcher

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania stoneware presentation pitcher, attributed to Richard Remmey, inscribed John Spuck Aug. 8th 1874, flanked by cobalt tulips, the underside also inscribed John Spuck Aug.8th 1874 Phila., and handle J. S. 1874, together with a porcelain occupational shaving mug, inscribed John Spuck, above a detailed image of a blacksmith, 10" h. and 3 7/8" h. Spuck is listed in the 1880 Federal Census as a 37 year old blacksmith living in Philadelphia. Sold at Crocker Farm Auction, November 3, 2018, lot 91.

Condition:Firing chip to handle. Small flake/rough spot to rim. Short faint line at base. Mug with large shallow chip to base.

Estimate: $6,000 - $9,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium
$12,300
04/23/2021

 

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