Rare Cold-Painted JOHN W. BELL / Waynesboro, Pa. Redware Vase

Fall 2021 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 310

Price Realized: $390.00

($325 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Rare Cold-Painted Redware Vase, Stamped "JOHN W. BELL / Waynesboro, Pa.," circa 1880-1895, cylindrical vase with flared base and rim, the interior covered in a clear lead glaze. Exterior with blue-gray painted surface featuring brown stripes and crosshatching, likely applied at the pottery. John W. Bell maker's mark on underside. Excellent condition with some staining and a shallow 3/4" chip to underside at edge, likely in the firing. H 5 5/8".

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