Description : An attractive 19thC Stoneware Whiskey Jug with Cobalt Stencil Maker Advertising, 1-Gallon capacity, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania origin, c. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with eased shoulder, tooled spout and applied strap handle. Multi-line Cobalt-Stenciled Advertising on body reads: JOS. FUHRER / WHOLESALE / LIQUORS / [11 Diamonds] / 3701 BUTLER ST.
This stenciled PA Whiskey dates to the earlier years. See Internet for further information on the Lower Lawrenceville firm. Condition : Restoration noted on the handle; otherwise Very Good++ overall with attractive form and desirable stenciled merchant decoration.
Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for descriptive accuracy. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description.Measures 11-1/2H x 6-1/4W overall with a base diameter of 5-3/4. A fine Merchant Advertising Jug for your Western PA collection weighing 5.6 lbs. Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware 1G Western PA Merchant Jug with Cobalt Advertising, Pittsburgh" is in sale since Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Stoneware". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.