Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1 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. The stencil is in strong cobalt and contrasts nicely with the light gray clay. Stands 11 1/2" tall.
Very Good Condition. Two minor chips on the spout (1/8", 1/4"), a narrow 1" chip at the base, and a faint line across the handle near the bottom. No body hairlines, cracks, or restoration.
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