Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this Monumental 6 Gallon Stoneware Preserve Jar made for "L. G. Paul & Co., 440 Blackstone St., Boston."
Paul was a grocer and the decoration indicates that he had this jar made by the Ottman Brothers of Fort Edward, N.Y.
This is a 6 gallon preserve jar. You rarely see a preserve jar over 3 gallons from the Northeast.
This beauty features an Imposing Size, Merchant Advertising with Cobalt Wash, and a Bold Cobalt Floral. Stands 16 3/4" tall.
Excellent Condition. Two chips on the seating ring (1/4", 3/4"), a narrow 1/2" chip inside the rim, a 1/2" chip at the base, and some faint staining from use. That's it! No outer rim chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.
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