Condition : Very Good to Excellent overall with minor imperfections noted below. Original Lid with wear and tiny nicks on the button finial. The unglazed underside with several scored lines (probably for grinding whole nutmeg); see close-ups. These lids are very scarce in any condition. Upper Jar Rim with slight wear and some tiny nicks on perimeter edge.Fingerprints noted at the heel on opposing front and rear sides. Note: these prints are fairly typical on most slip-decorated miniatures, Little Brown Jugs, etc.
Interior still smells of nutmeg! Inherent glaze, surface and firing imperfections noted for complete descriptive accuracy. See photos for complete details and close-ups and please consider them as part of the description. Approximate Half-Pint capacity; measures only 4H x 3-1/8W overall. Diameter of outer Rim: 2-1/2.
Good Luck, thanks for watching, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily. The item "Rare Little Brown Antique Stoneware Nutmeg Spice Jar Crock with Lid, Bennington VT" is in sale since Thursday, May 28, 2020.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Jugs". The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.