A wonderful French antique very large wine or water jug,. Dating from the mid-19th century, around 1850-1860. With a spout and two handles, what would have been necessary to pour this weight of French country wine or fresh spring water it has an attractive dark brown carpet glaze, and a simple rustic ring of wavy lines decorates it. Size: 11.5 high x 12 wide, (29 x 30 cm) - weight: 4 kg. Condition: the pot is beautifully aged, with the usual appropriate signs of age and use,.And some original oven defects here and there. Otherwise in very good antique condition, no cracks, no other chips. Highly collectible a truly unique pitcher, a unique design. This pitcher or pitcher must come from a farm in the Alsace region, where it would have been used around a large table for the common meals of the extended family and the workers to serve either water or more likely wine, because it drank more than water in the past. These ceramic pots need a very neat packaging, which is reflected in shipping costs.
Shipping in parcelsimo by French post with appropriate tracking number, insurance. Please ask shipping costs for your country if not listed. The style is cottage chic and historical.