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    A J. Norton & Co. Salt Glazed Jug and American Crock, circa 1841-1860
    Marks to larger: J. NORTON & CO, BENNINGTON VT. 3
    15-3/8 inches high (39.1 cm) (larger, Norton)

    Property from the Bayou Bend Collection, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

    The lot comprising Norton & Co. handled jug with bird illustration and incised stamp, American crock with cloud and arrow motif dated 1841 and incised 2.


    Condition Report*: Some firing anomalies inherent to manufacture, smaller with breaks/flaking/regluing, archival numbering to undersides, with wear commensurate with age and use.
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    Auction Dates
    February, 2017
    25th-27th Saturday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
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