It is mounted on an older Antique ceramic base. The base has a few nicks but nothing major. The jug is in great condition with only a few minor nicks and discoloration from age spots.Lights up decently but could probably use new socket. The item "Antique Bennington Vt J & E Norton Stoneware Jug Lamp With Blue Stylized Bird" is in sale since Saturday, March 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Jugs". The seller is "1msvanman1" and is located in North Chili, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.