George Suttles, La Verna, TX Stoneware Jug with Incised Man and Initials

July 19, 2014 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 62

Price Realized: $661.25

($575 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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July 19, 2014 Auction Catalog

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Rare One-Gallon Stoneware Jug with Incised Folk Art Decoration of a Man, Inscribed "G H S," George Suttles, La Verna, TX, late 19th or early 20th century, squat-shaped jug with folky incised design of a long-nosed man with outstretched arms smoking a cigarette, beside the initials "G H S". Surface covered in a heavy Albany slip glaze. Unusual figural design and desirable Texas maker. Essentially as-made condition with some bubbling / runs to slip, primarily on handle. H 9".


George Suttles, La Verna, TX Stoneware Jug with Incised Man and InitialsGeorge Suttles, La Verna, TX Stoneware Jug with Incised Man and Initials

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