Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this cute little 1/2 Gallon Merchant Jug made for P. Vidvard & Son, Utica, N.Y."
This is a work of Nicholas White and his sons, William and Charles, who ran the family pottery from 1865-1886 (William Ketchum, Jr., American Stoneware, pp. 69-70).
This beauty features a Short and Squatty Form with the Stenciled Merchant Advertising. Stands 8 1/2" tall.
Excellent Condition. Two narrow and shallow chips on the spout (1/4", 5/8") and three chips at the base (1/4" to 1/2"). That's it! No hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration.
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