STAMPED “S. BELL & SON / STRASBURG”, SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE PITCHER

Item/Auction Attributes

lead- and manganese-glazed over a slip wash,
The pottery of Samuel Leonard Bell (1811-1891) and/or his sons Richard Franklin, Turner Ashby, and Charles Forrest Bell, Strasburg, VA.
1887-1895.
Excellent condition, free of cracks or chips, body and handle each with three minor glaze flakes.
9 1/2" H, 5 1/4" D rim.
$500.00
$800.00
Literature: Parallels Comstock - The Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region, p. 244, fig. 5.138.