MID-ATLANTIC DECORATED STONEWARE JAR, salt-glazed, "2" gallon capacity mark, ovoid form with beaded collar, squared rim, and grooved arched handles. Brushed cobalt dropped floral and leaves decoration both sides, additional feather swag below each handle. Circa 1850-1860. 14 1/2" H, 8" D rim. Provenance: The collection of Ronnie and Neal Kite of Esmont, VA.
Undamaged except for a shallow chip to underside of one handle.