• Stoneware/Redware
Lot 130

STAMPED "P. HERRMANN." BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA MERCHANT'S STONEWARE JUG

Estimate: $80 - $120
Sold for
$522.75
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$200 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

STAMPED "P. HERRMANN." BALTIMORE, MARYLAND, ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA MERCHANT'S STONEWARE JUG, salt-glazed, "2" gallon capacity mark, beehive form with ringed mouth, and applied strap handle with thumb-pressed lower terminal. Stamped "FROM N, BOUSH&CO / NO 1 KING ST / ALEXANDRIA VA", cobalt highlighting the stamp. The pottery of Peter Herrmann (1825-1901), Baltimore, MD. Circa 1875. 14 1/8" H, 8 3/8" D base.
Published: Wilder - Alexandria, Virginia Pottery, 1792-1876, p. 349.

Condition

Excellent, undamaged condition.

Collection of the late Al and Billy Steidel, Alexandria, VA.
John Palmer Antiques, Purcellville, VA, 1/18/1995.
Ex-collection of John Ruffner.