Small-Sized Shenandoah Valley Multi-Glazed Redware Cream Pitcher, attrib. S. Bell & Sons, Strasburg

Summer 2022 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 226

Price Realized: $240.00

($200 hammer, plus 20% buyer's premium)

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Scarce Small-Sized Multi-Glazed Redware Cream Pitcher, attributed to S. Bell & Sons, Strasburg, VA, circa 1890, ovoid pitcher with footed base and wide collar, the lead-glazed surface decorated with streaks of cream-colored, copper, and manganese slip. Lesser-seen small size. A spider crack extending from underside to base. Wear and two small chips to rim. Spout wear. Light exfoliation to underside. A small amount of exfoliation to front and left side of pitcher. Minor wear to edge of handle. Scratches to surface. Staining. H 4 3/4".

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