J. R. and A. W. Riggs, Bearsville, West Virginia cobalt decorated salt-glazed stoneware preserving jar, stenciled "J. R. & A. W. Riggs/Dealers In/General Merchandise/Bearsville. W.VA." surrounding a central leaf decoration to front side; additional freehand line decorations to neck, upper shoulder, and base. 10 1/4" H x 6 1/2" W. Last quarter 19th century. Provenance: Wythe County, Virginia collection. CONDITION: Overall very good condition.
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