Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1/2 Gallon Stoneware Merchant Jug made for "Peter Welty & Co., Wholesale Liquors, 1118 Main & 1121 Market St., Wheeling, W. VA."
Welty had this jug made by the potteries in SW PA, probably Greensboro.
This beauty features Five Lines of Stenciled Advertising. Light gray clay for a strong contrast with the stencil. Measures 9 1/4" tall.
Excellent Condition. Four small chips on the base and underside at the edge (1/4" to 1/2"), and some small spots of very light staining from use. No spout chips, hairlines, cracks, or restoration.