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SIGNED JACOB SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY
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SIGNED JACOB SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE DIMINUTIVE BOTTLE, salt-glazed, approximately one-pint capacity, ovoid form with deep galleried mouth and slight foot. Brushed cobalt double-blossom floral decoration on front. Incised "Jacob D. Suter / June the ? 1868" on reverse, and brushed with cobalt. Attributed to Jacob D. Suter working at Emanuel Suter's New Erection Pottery (1866-1890), west of Harrisonburg. Dated 1868. 6 1/4" H, 1 7/8" D mouth, 3 1/4" D base.
Published: Evans/Suter - A Great Deal of Stone & Earthen Ware, p. 91, fig. 171, and Comstock - Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region, p. 484, fig. 7.88.
Provenance: Collection of Maxine and the late Carlton Rinaca, Shenandoah, VA._x000D_
Purchased at the Katie Heatwole auction, Dayton, VA in 1986._x000D_
Descended directly in the Suter/Heatwole family._x000D_
Exhibited: "'A Great Deal of Stone & Earthen Ware,' The Rockingham County, Virginia School of Folk Pottery", Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, September 7 - December 30, 2004, No. 171 (with exhibition label).
Catalogue Note: This represents the only recorded pottery vessel signed by Emanuel Suter's brother Jacob Suter (1843-1911). He worked briefly at Emanuel's New Erection pottery after the Civil War; however, by 1870 he had turned his efforts to farming. In 1867, he married Barbara Good, sister of Rockingham Co. potter Isaac Good.
Condition
Undamaged except for a shallow chip to outer edge of mouth.
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SIGNED JACOB SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY

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Nov 14, 2015
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0006: SIGNED JACOB SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY

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SIGNED JACOB SUTER, ROCKINGHAM CO., SHENANDOAH VALLEY OF VIRGINIA DECORATED STONEWARE DIMINUTIVE BOTTLE, salt-glazed, approximately one-pint capacity, ovoid form with deep galleried mouth and slight foot. Brushed cobalt double-blossom floral decoration on front. Incised "Jacob D. Suter / June the ? 1868" on reverse, and brushed with cobalt. Attributed to Jacob D. Suter working at Emanuel Suter's New Erection Pottery (1866-1890), west of Harrisonburg. Dated 1868. 6 1/4" H, 1 7/8" D mouth, 3 1/4" D base.
Published: Evans/Suter - A Great Deal of Stone & Earthen Ware, p. 91, fig. 171, and Comstock - Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region, p. 484, fig. 7.88.
Provenance: Collection of Maxine and the late Carlton Rinaca, Shenandoah, VA._x000D_
Purchased at the Katie Heatwole auction, Dayton, VA in 1986._x000D_
Descended directly in the Suter/Heatwole family._x000D_
Exhibited: "'A Great Deal of Stone & Earthen Ware,' The Rockingham County, Virginia School of Folk Pottery", Harrisonburg-Rockingham Historical Society, September 7 - December 30, 2004, No. 171 (with exhibition label).
Catalogue Note: This represents the only recorded pottery vessel signed by Emanuel Suter's brother Jacob Suter (1843-1911). He worked briefly at Emanuel's New Erection pottery after the Civil War; however, by 1870 he had turned his efforts to farming. In 1867, he married Barbara Good, sister of Rockingham Co. potter Isaac Good.
Condition
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Undamaged except for a shallow chip to outer edge of mouth.

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