Offered is a large antique French oil jug originating from the area of the former county of Berry. The jug was used for preserving and donating wine or walnut oil. The heavy earthenware jug is handmade and glazed inside and outside. The jug has a beautiful grey patina, is dated late 19th century and is well preserved in spite of the age. The dimensions are: height = 40 cm and the largest diameter = 24 cm. The weight = 5.1 kg. To create a good picture of the size, the jug is shown on one photo with sunglasses.
The lot will be carefully packaged and shipped by insured and registered mail.
- Antieke Franse kruik
- Estimated Period
- Late 19th century
- Country of Origin
- Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
- 40×24×24 cm
- 5 kg