It does not go through piece. Has a small rim chip up top. Besides all the flaking and wear on backside, this is a strong piece of stoneware. Please view pictures for details. Contact me with any questions.The item "Antique Blue Decorated Stoneware 3 Gallon Jar John Burger Rochester, NY" is in sale since Sunday, June 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Crocks". The seller is "bradleyhousecirca1800" and is located in Jamesville, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.