Crolius Stoneware Inkwell with Incised Name
Rare cobalt decorated stoneware inkwell with incised name. Stamped "C. CROLIUS / STONE-WARE / MANUFACTURER / Manhattan-Wells / NEW YORK". Circa 1815. Cylindrical form with tooled upper edge. The top is decorated with cobalt daubs. The shoulder is decorated with crisply-impressed marker's mark of the Clarkson Crolius, Sr.