• Item 4113

     

    Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 4 3/4" Mini Motto Jug.  

     

    This beauty reads, Motto Jug. "'If You Try Me Once, You will Try Me Again.' Detrick Distilling Company, Dayton, Ohio." This Dayton company made a series of a dozen Motto Jugs around 1900 which have retained their popularity with collectors.

     

    This example with the slant-sided label in blue is not part of either series. The motto is part of both series, but this configuration of the label is an uncommon stand-alone version that predates the two series.

     

    Excellent Condition.  Two 1/8" nibbles on the back bottom, a very narrow 1/4" chip on the left side bottom, and an 1/8" nibble on the underside of the footer.  No spout chips, hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration. 

     

    Ships double-boxed, insured, and FREE

    Motto Jug, Detrick Distilling, Dayton, Ohio

    $85.00Price
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