Primitive Redware Ovoid Dark Brown Jug Ribbed Strap Handle 10" Pre-1850

Primitive Redware Ovoid Dark Brown Jug Ribbed Strap Handle 10" Pre-1850

Regular price $190.00


Description:  Compliment your primitive decorating with this early redware jug from the Northeastern United States region. The exterior showcases a dark brown, almost black glaze, possibly Albany. In ovoid form, it has aged gracefully with some chips, rubbing and glaze wear. It stands just over 10 inches tall with a bulbous belly that tapers to a round footed base and applied, ribbed strap handle.  An early piece of redware with nice form and primitive appearance.

  • Ovoid Form
  • Lead Glazed Exterior, Unglazed Base
  • Ribbed, Applied Strap Handle
  • Round Footed Base

Note:  Please refer to "Condition" for additional information. 

Circa:  Pre-1850

Capacity:  4 Quart

Height: 10 ¼”, Width: 8" (approx.) at widest point (handle to belly)
Spout: 2 1/8” (O.D.), 1 3/8” (I.D.)
Round Footed Base: 5 3/8”

Product Weight:   4 pounds 7 ounces

Maker: Unknown Maker

Markings:  No Visible Markings

Material:  Clay, Earthenware, Lead Glaze

Color:  Dark Brown (borderline black)

Origin:  Northeastern United States

Condition: Used. Over 190 years old. Although the base is chippy, it does not leak water. 1” chip to side of lip. Chipping to ribs on handle. Glaze wear/chip to base of handle. Four chips to sides of round base (as shown). Scratches, glaze wear, dullness in areas and lines in glaze. Please refer to photographs.

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