SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA EARTHENWARE / REDWARE CROCKS, LOT OF THREE, lead-glazed, and manganese- and lead-glazed, two approximately half-gallon and one one-gallon capacity, each of wide-mouth form, small example fully glazed under base, manganese example with clamshell-like cut-off lines under base. Lead-glazed examples attributed to New Market, Shenandoah Co., other probably Page or Shenandoah Co. Circa 1850-1880. 6 3/4" to 9" H. Provenance: From a Virginia private collection.
Purchased from Mary Cramer, Bridgewater, VA.
Large example with hairline at base, some small chips, glaze flakes, and wear.