STAMPED “SOLOMON BELL / STRASBURG / VA”, SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA POLYCHROME-DECORATED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE CAKE / FOOD MOLD

Item/Auction Attributes

lead-, copper-, and manganese-glazed over a slip wash,
Solomon Bell (1817-1882), Strasburg, VA.
1850-1880.
Very good condition having scattered glaze exfoliation to exterior and interior with some wear to top of central tube and characteristic crazing.
3 3/4" HOA, 7 5/8" D rim.
Provenance: The Important Americana Collection of Barbara M. and the late Charlie Hunter, Staunton, VA. Garth's Auctions, 2/21/1992, lot 287.
$500.00
$800.00