AMERICAN FOLK ART DECORATED STONEWARE BUST, salt-glazed Bristol-slip, solid figure depicting a balding male with protruding ears and delineated facial features. Brushed cobalt highlights. Probably Midwestern United States. Circa 1890-1910. 6" H. Provenance: The collection of Ronnie and Neal Kite of Esmont, VA.
Excellent condition with glaze crazing and a tiny glaze flake at eyebrow, all as made.