WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA STENCILED STONEWARE CANNING JAR, salt-glazed, approximately one-gallon capacity, bell-form with incised medial rings, beaded shoulder, and grooved wax-seal rim, Albany-slip glazed interior. Stenciled cobalt "NEW GENEVA / POTTERY" with brushed cobalt stripes above and below. Circa 1875. 9 1/4" H, 5" D rim. Provenance: The collection of Ronnie and Neal Kite of Esmont, VA.
Several inner-rim chips, otherwise undamaged.