Stoneware Whisky Jug with cobalt stenciled merchant advertising, approximate 1-Gallon capacity, SW Pennsylvania origin, ca. Wheel-thrown, cylindrical form with rounded shoulder and tooled spout and applied strap handle. Crisp stenciled cobalt merchant advertising reads: JOHN McCULLOUGH / WINES / & LIQUORS / 127 LIBERTY ST / PITTS.McCullough was a well-respected dealer in Old Monongahela & Pure Rye Whiskies, as well as imported wines and liquors. The Pittsburgh merchants Liberty Street location changed over the years. (until 1873), 127 Liberty St. See Internet for further information. Condition : Very Good overall with some minor imperfections noted below. Spout and rim with wear and small chips, in-the-making clay separation at upper handle, stack marks on upper shoulder, areas of soiling & discoloration on body, faint surface line on base. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Very desirable size, form and PA Merchant Advertising.
Measures 11-3/4H x 6-1/4W overall. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Antique Stoneware PA Whisky Jug with Cobalt Advertising, J McCullough, Pittsburgh" is in sale since Sunday, December 2, 2018. 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.