STAMPED "E. SUTER", ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA LEAD-GLAZED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE CROCK

Item/Auction Attributes

Attributed to Emanuel Suter, New Erection Pottery
1870-1890
Several shallow chips and light flaking to rim, 4" hairline off rim, very light hairline at base
6" h, 5 5/8" dia rim
Collection of Elizabeth and Frank Suter.
Exhibited: Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, Dayton, VA, 2004, "A Great Deal of Stone & Earthen Ware - The Rockingham County, Virginia School of Folk Pottery," #133
$1,000.00
$1,500.00
This diminutive crock was chosen to grace the cover of the Evans/Suter exhibit catalog because of its exceptional coloration and classic Rockingham Co. form - a form that was popular in the county for over 50 years
Published Evans/Suter, front cover, p. 17, pl. 29, p. 78, pl. 49, and p. 79, fig. 133