EXTREMELY RARE J. EBERLY & CO. (ATTRIBUTED), STRASBURG, SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA POLYCHROME GLAZED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE PIG-SHAPED BOTTLE

Item/Auction Attributes

Some material and glaze loss to three feet, tail and eye-brows, additional normal glaze losses/wear and small spots of exfoliation
3 1/4" h, 6 3/4" long, 3" diameter body
Collection of a Waynesboro, Va. Family
$8,000.00
$12,000.00
This example is presumably the smallest of the three or four sizes which were produced. The form is so rare that it was not represented in the 2000+ pieces collected and published by Rice and Stoudt in the late 1920s
Comstock, p. 281, figs. 5.223 - 5.223b
Manger, p. 91