This wonderful vintage stoneware jug features a beautiful iridescent glaze which appears to be dark blue drip over brown on its top section. I believe this is called an Albany glaze or Albany slip. The bottom part of the piece is the usual stoneware putty color with very faint speckles in it. It is glazed inside and out, and the bottom is unglazed.
The jug measures approximately 6 inches high, and 4 3/4 inches wide including its applied handle. It is nice and heavy. It is primitively made and a bit rough around the edges on the bottom. There are one or two of the usual tiny glaze pops done during the manufacturing process. There are no chips, cracks, or other issues. I would consider this lovely piece to be in mint condition. The perfect addition to your collection!
***Please note: Pottery is heavy and this piece will weigh 2-3 pounds including box and packing materials. I do not make a profit on shipping and do my best to keep costs down. If you tell me your shipping zip code, I will give you a quote. Thank you.
***IMPORTANT INFO ABOUT SHIPPING RATES: Ecrater is currently not set up to allow us to specify shipping charges by zip code, which is the system the Post Office uses. If a shipping amount is stated, it is the MAXIMUM you would be charged if your zip code is the furthest from mine. Once I know your zip code and pack your item, I will refund any overpayment on shipping back to you.
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I do my best to pack well and still keep costs down. Please remember that glass and pottery items can be quite heavy. I will combine shipping wherever possible to save you money, but this is at my discretion, depending on the box and item sizes and weights, for instance I can’t ship delicate porcelain with heavy pottery. Insurance is required on shipments worth over $15.00 and highly recommended on all others as I cannot be responsible for loss or breakage done in the mail.
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