Important American Furniture, Paintings, Folk Art and Decorative Arts – January 22, 2013 Auction Results

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Lot 182

182:Covered Redware Jar and a Redware Mug dated "1867"

Mug Dated "1867"

The ovoid covered jar with applied ears and copper oxide and manganese decoration.

Provenance: Chris A. Machmer, Annville, Pennsylvania, 1991

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Collectors Joanne and Jeffrey Klein enjoy the eclectic mix of American folk art, painted furniture and modern sculpture and paintings. They love the juxtaposition of modern with traditional ranging from symbolism to widely varying textured painted and weathered surfaces. Their appreciation of form, color and texture is exhibited in their collection of exceptional painted furniture, weathervanes, redware pottery, hooked rugs and wood carvings.

Price Realized: $1,240