WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR, salt-glazed, brushed "2" gallon capacity, cylindrical form with slight shoulder, heavy collar, and rounded rim, Albany-slip glazed interior. Stenciled cobalt "HAMILTON & JONES / GREENSBORO, / GREENE CO. / PA." with brushed cobalt scrolling vine and two stripes above, and four short stripes flanking the capacity designation below. Circa 1875. 12" H, 7" D rim. Provenance: From a West Virginia private collection.
Reverse with Y-shape hairline to body and another very faint hairline to base, light wear.