Five gallon Mid-Atlantic stoneware pottery jug with cobalt decoration of a bird on branch, with a cobalt "5" denoting capacity. Tall straight rim with collar, incised lines around the neck and applied strap handle. 18 1/4" H. 19 lbs. Third quarter 19th century. Provenance: the estate of Christine Rehnke, Nashville, Tennessee. CONDITION: Old chip to rim, otherwise very good condition.
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