Rare 18th century French green and yellow pitcher - large 19"

SKU: 16387

This delightful 'plongeon' or pitcher hails from the southwest region of France is a rare find from the eighteenth century. Primarily used for collecting water from wells, it was put in action by securing a rope through its handles. Its distinctive design enabled it to float back up to the surface effortlessly. Notably, this piece showcases a lovely yellow and green glazing that is in impeccable condition, making it a truly exceptional addition to any pottery collection. 

Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 19" high x 13½" diameter
Approx. overall 48cm high x 34cm diameter

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