Nice southern American pottery jar. Almost black, alkaline glaze with some streaking.
Scratch marked "2" gallon size. The pot has a nice semi straight sided form with a flat rolled rim. Probably North Carolina in origin but is rather heavy so possibly made further south.
A great southern folk pottery piece. The item "2 Gallon Southern Alkaline Glaze Stoneware Jar" is in sale since Thursday, March 08, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Crocks". The seller is "eugenia1805" and is located in Rocky Ridge, Maryland.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica.