North Carolina Nelson Bass (Lincoln County, NC, 1846-1918) dark brown alkaline glaze 4 gallon stoneware pottery jar, tall ovoid form with applied pulled lug handles, stamped on one handle "NB" for Nelson Bass and incised "4" denoting capacity. 14" H x approx. 10 1/2" dia. Late 19th century. Provenance: Private Southern Collection. CONDITION: Some scattered slight lifting to glaze and firing flaws. Overall good condition with no chips or cracks.
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