Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful 1/2 Gallon Script Jug made for "S. J. Freeman, Pittston, Pa."
Based on signed examples, this jug is attributed to James Ryan who made stoneware in Pittston from 1891-1911 (Phil Shaltenbrand, Big Ware Turners, pp. 35-37).
This beauty features Three Lines of Script Advertising in a Brown Slip. Stands 9 5/8" tall.
Excellent Condition. A 1/2" surface ping line and minor nibble on the left side of the spout, and a shallow 1/2" chip on the left side of the handle. That's it! No base chips, hairlines, cracks, stains, or restoration. A stone ping below the script in the making.
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