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Antique Redware Jug 10 Inch Beehive Shape W. Virginia Circa 1850

Antique Redware Jug 10 Inch Beehive Shape W. Virginia Circa 1850

The shape of this beehive jug starts out as ovoid below the thick collar of the mouth, then follows a straight line down to the base. This puts the date some decades later than the true ovoid jug; potters began using the beehive shape because it was easier to pack side by side for transporting and quicker to make. 
Antique Longwy French Faience Pottery Pin Dish

Antique Longwy French Faience Pottery Pin Dish

This gorgeous pin dish was made by the Longwy faiencerie in the town of Longwy in the Lorraine area of France. The pottery began firing their pie...
Antique Banded Yellow Ware 10 Inch Dough Bowl With Rolled Rim

Antique Banded Yellow Ware 10 Inch Dough Bowl With Rolled Rim

Because yellow ware was so durable and inexpensive, it was popular in kitchens for more than 100 years, finally losing favor when lighter weight, even cheaper materials were introduced in the 19