Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this beautiful 1/2 Gallon Merchant Jug made for "E. J. Miller & Son, Dealers in China and Glass Ware, Alexandria, VA."
The jar was made for Miller in Greensboro, Pennsylvania by T. F. Reppert between 1884 and 1890.
This beauty sports the company name, address, and product in 5 lines of bold and crisp stenciling on a small 1/2 gallon size. Stands 9 1/4" tall.
Excellent Condition. Three short surface-only age lines (2") at the front bottom. That's it! No spout or base chips, hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration. A narrow chip on each side of the handle in the making and glazed over (1/2", 3/4").