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216 Copper Jug
Copper Jug
Price: 285 USD

19th century. Diameter: 9 inches (13 inches including handle). Height: 5.9 inches. Weight: 5.5 lbs. Copper handle. Dovetails.

This gorgeous jug was discovered at a small market, or brocante, in the heart of France. It is a wonderfully bright example, which could have been used for carrying water or other liquids. It has a sturdy copper handle to help pouring.

The copper is hammered by hand, and joint with dovetails, which are clearly visible on on the back of the vessel.