HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND DECORATED EARTHENWARE / REDWARE BOWL, lead-glazed, deep form featuring flanged rim with beaded outer edge. Slip-trailed ring and sine-wave decoration to interior. Indecipherable incised mark to underside of base. Circa 1800-1820. 3 1/4" H, 10 3/4" D. Literature: Closely parallels Manger - Pottery From the Shenandoah and Cumberland Valleys, p. 15, right. Provenance: Property of a private Virginia collector.
Good as-found condition, shallow chips and wear to rim, wear and glaze loss to interior, hairline off rim and another at base.