1st item: Western North Carolina stoneware pottery jar with dark alkaline glaze and lug handles. Incised "3" below one handle indicating capacity. 13" H x 10 1/2" dia. 2nd item: Tall cylindrical stoneware pottery jug, likely Western NC, with alkaline glaze. 15 7/8" H. Total weight 18 lbs. Both pieces Late 19th century. Provenance: Collection of Wilma and Jack Murray, Knoxville, TN. CONDITION: 1st item: Hole to body near rim. Some scattered chipping to rim and to underside of one handle. 2nd item: One shallow chip to the base, otherwise overall good condition.
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