ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR

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Auction Name 34th Semi-Annual Americana & Fine Antiques Auction - Day Two
Lot Number 1001
Condition Undamaged except for a small chip to exterior of rim. Outstanding color and contrast.

ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR

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ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE JAR, salt-glazed, approximately three-gallon capacity, bold ovoid form with grooved arched handles, heavy beaded neck ring, and a medium collar with plain rim. Brushed and slip-trailed cobalt four-bloom floral spray decoration on each side, squiggle line to collar, and additional cobalt at handle terminals. Probably Andrew Coffman (1795-1853) or one of his sons, or John D. Heatwole (1826-1907), at Coffman's Beldor pottery site. Circa 1850.
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