From local Charleston SC Estate: This beautiful piece of utilitarian pottery is from Edgefield SC. It has strap handles, brown and green alkaline wood fired glaze, and light clay are all indicative of the early slave made pottery of this region. The most famous maker of this time period was David Drake, also known as Dave the Potter and Dave the Slave, c. 1870s was an American potter who lived in Edgefield, South Carolina.There is a hairline crack on the lip and partway down. Also a chip on one of the strap handles and rim. But all around a beautiful solid piece from the 1800s!
The item "Antique Edgefield Pottery Jug Crock Southern Stoneware Crock RARE shape & size" is in sale since Saturday, October 07, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Jugs".The seller is "tinker23holly" and is located in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. 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, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.