This superb olive jar dates from the early 20th Century and is from Castelnaudary. The inside is glazed and there are some drips down the sides - in French these are known as larmes de belle-mère - which translates to mother in law's tears.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 22½" diameter x 29¼" high
Approx. overall 57cm diameter x 72cm high