EMANUEL SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA EARTHENWARE / REDWARE CROCK, lead-glazed interior with strong iron-oxide spotting, "1/2" gallon capacity mark, graceful wide-mouth form with two incised rings below the broad squared rim, bevel-edge base. Emanuel Suter (1833-1902), New Erection Pottery (1866-1890). Circa 1870-1880. 7 1/2" H, 6 1/2" D rim. Literature: See Evans/Suter - A Great Deal of Stone & Earthenware, p. 79, fig. 134. Provenance: From a Virginia private collection.
Purchased from Mary Cramer, Bridgewater, VA.
Excellent condition with a faint Y-shape hairline at base and a minor flake to lower edge of rim.