WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA STENCILED STONEWARE CANNING JAR, salt-glazed, approximately one-gallon capacity, tapered form with grooved wax-seal rim, brown-slip glazed interior. Stenciled cobalt "HAMILTON & JONES / GREENSBORO" encircling a central rosette, surrounded by a scrolled border incorporating "P A." at the bottom, brushed cobalt stripes above and below. Circa 1875. 9 1/2" H, 4 3/4" D rim. Provenance: The collection of Ronnie and Neal Kite of Esmont, VA.