PETER BELL (ATTRIBUTED), HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND OR WINCHESTER, SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA LEAD AND COPPER GLAZE OVER A LIGHT SLIP WASH EARTHENWARE / REDWARE OVOID JAR

Item/Auction Attributes

Late 18th/early 19th century

Virtually proof condition showing only some normal glaze crazing, two minor spots of glaze loss, several small firing holes and a minute rim flake

8 1/2" h, 4 7/8" d rim, 5 3/8" d base

Collection of Dr. J. F. Wine

$2,000.00
$3,000.00

An exceptional example in both form and condition attributed to the patriarch of the Bell family

Parallels Comstock, p. 87, fig. 4.7, center