This superb 'conscience' water jug dates from the late eighteenth/early nineteenth century and is from southwest France. There are three D handles along each side, originally used for threading through rope for easy transportation. A lovely piece to display in a collection of antique French yellow and green pottery.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 17¾" high x 12½" wide x 10¾"
Approx. overall 45cm high x 32cm wide x 27cm