JOHN BELL / WAYNESBORO, PA Stoneware Jar w/ Cobalt Floral Design

October 28, 2017 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 251

Price Realized: $501.50

($425 hammer, plus 18% buyer's premium)

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One-and-a-Half-Gallon Stoneware Jar with Cobalt Floral Decoration, Stamped "JOHN BELL / WAYNESBORO'", PA origin, circa 1850-1880, cylindrical jar with tooled shoulder and squared rim, decorated on the front and reverse with a large spotted tulip emanating from a leafy stem, applied over slip-coated clay. Impressed with John Bell maker's mark at shoulder. Provenance: Consigned from the Eastern Shore of Maryland. A Y-shaped line on underside, connecting to a second Y-shaped line at base area. A chip to exterior of rim and a minor chip to interior of rim.

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