Dates 1861-73. This rare majolica castle cachepot and stand measures 9 1/2" in height and 9" in diameter. Condition good to fair. Has two old staple repairs to cachepot. Has has impressed circular GJ (George Jones) monogram mark under base.
Provenance: Marilyn Karmason Collection. Marilyn was the author of the most respected book on the subject, "MAJOLICA, A COMPLETE HISTORY AND ILLUSTRATED SURVEY” by Marilyn G. Karmason with Joan B. Stacke. Many of the pieces in her collection are the ones featured in her book.