Antique 19th Century French Olive Oil or Nut Oil Jug or jar, used long ago for storing oil, with the typical French glaze, hand thrown. A perfect piece with country charm, with the traditional ribbed surface, and pouring spout. Nut oil was used for lighting in lamps, cooking and for making soap.
Hand glazed, with variances in color, glaze pops, patina and wear, everything you want to see on these early country utilitarian pieces. A fabulous decorative display piece, this stoneware jar or vat is a decorative statement piece for your interior.