Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 2 Gallon Jug made and stamped by "J. Burger, Jr., Rochester, N.Y."
This is the mark of John Burger, Jr. who ran the Burger family pottery from 1880 to 1890 (William Ketchum, Jr., American Pottery, p. 74).
This beauty features the pottery stamp with cobalt wash and a Tulip in Bloom with Three Leaves and a Blossom with Five Petals: All accented with stripes, squiggles, and cobalt fill. All the decoration is applied with a slip cup. Measures 13 1/2" tall.
Exceptional Condition. As made. No damage of any kind. Some small dobs of clay to the left of the decoration in the making.
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