James Hamilton Twelve Gallon Pennsylvania Stoneware Jar
American (Pennsylvania), last quarter 19th century. A large stoneware jar with tooled shoulder and lug handles, labeled Jas. Hamilton & Co. / Greensboro / PA / 12 in stenciled cobalt surrounded by stenciled roses, and having freehand cobalt decoration around rim, handles and base; ht. 20.75 in.
Old chips to each handle. Chip on base under left handle. Some scratches and chips to body.