Late 19th Century Antique Bell shaped Portuguese Terracotta Jug

GBP 540.00

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Object Description

A large antique Portuguese bell shaped terracotta jug with fluted spout and double handles. The distinctive ‘Cloche’ shape ensured the jars were stable when stored for transit. Late 18th century. Jugs such as these were used throughout Iberia for water, oil and wine and found their way to the Americas where they held imported goods from Europe.

Object Details

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+44 (0)13 0437 4563

Dealer Location

3 Cheshire Street, London E2 6ED

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