Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 10 3/8" Butter or Cake Crock Lid made and stamped by "John Bell, Waynesboro."
John Bell made pottery in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania from 1840-1880 (H. E. Comstock, The Pottery of the Shenandoah Valley Region, 106-162).
This beauty features 8 Cobalt Leaves Brushed Around the Edge, Cobalt Accent on Top of the Handle, and the Pottery Stamp. Measures 10 3/8" wide and fits in a crock with an opening at least 7 7/8" wide.
Good Condition. Small stain near the edge, heavy chipping on the underside and side edge, and four chips on the seating ring on the underside (1/4" to 1/2"). No top or knob chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.
Easily adds $350 to the value of a base.
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