AMERICAN EARTHENWARE / REDWARE JUG, mottled lead- and copper-glazed, approximately one-quart capacity, ovoid form with incised shoulder ring, squared mouth, grooved strap handle, and beaded foot. Circa 1820-1840. 7 1/2" H, 4" D base. Provenance: From the private collection of James L. Medley, Jr., Lynchburg, VA.
Some scattered spots of glaze exfoliation, odd 4" cut to surface below handle.