ANTHONY BAECHER ATTRIBUTED, WINCHESTER, SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE DIMINUTIVE TUB

Item/Auction Attributes

lead-, copper-, and slip-glazed,
Attributed to Anthony Weis Bacher/Baecher (1824-1889), Winchester, VA.
Circa 1880-1889.

Undamaged appearance with some expected glaze wear to base interior, professional restoration to handle tabs.

2" HOA, 1 1/2" H rim, 4 1/4" D.

Provenance: Collection of Maxine and the late Carlton Rinaca, Shenandoah, VA.

$200.00
$300.00

Literature: See Comstock – Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region, p. 170, fig. 4.255 for an identical example marked for Baecher. Comstock refers to it as a "honey basket."