Rare 18th century French yellow pitcher - large 18"

SKU: 16389

This magnificent 'plongeon' or pitcher, originating from the southwest region of France, is a remarkable find from the eighteenth century. It was primarily used for collecting water from wells by securing a rope through its handles. The distinct design of the pitcher allowed it to effortlessly float back up to the surface. Noteworthy is the outstanding condition of the vibrant yellow glazing on this piece, contributing to its exceptional value as a captivating addition to any pottery collection.

Approx. overall 18" high x 12¼" diameter
Approx. overall 46cm high x 31cm diameter

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