Rare S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG, VA Multi-Glazed Redware Cream Jar

July 19, 2014 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 72

Price Realized: $862.50

($750 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

PLEASE NOTE:  This result is 5 years old, and the American ceramics market frequently changes. Additionally, small nuances of color, condition, shape, etc. can mean huge differences in price. Please Contact Us for a Current, Accurate assessment of your items.

July 19, 2014 Auction Catalog

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Shenandoah Valley Multi-Glazed Redware Jar, Stamped "S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG," Virginia origin, circa 1890, ovoid jar with semi-rounded rim, decorated with splashes of green and brown over a cream-colored slip ground. Desirable form, glaze, and maker. Essentially as-made condition with some in-the-firing glaze spalling to surface, in-the-firing dryness to rim, and three large chips to underside, probably in-the-firing contact marks. H 7 1/8".


Rare S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG, VA Multi-Glazed Redware Cream JarRare S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG, VA Multi-Glazed Redware Cream JarRare S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG, VA Multi-Glazed Redware Cream Jar

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