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L. Norton & Son Stoneware Jar
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
American, 19th century. A stoneware jar by L. Norton & Son of Bennington, Vermont, decorated with an ochre tulip design and having applied handles, stamped L. Norton & Son; ht. 9 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Some chips and discoloration. Crack running from rim to middle of body. Old tape residue around rim.
Sold: $420.00
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