Grey old unique handmade terracotta jar

Item No. A0882
Grey old unique handmade terracotta jar Large and beautiful old and unique handmade terracotta jar. The jar has an aged patina which can never be found on new pots. Once used by the local people for the storage of water.The material of stoneware/terracotta is used to keep the water cool.The
Price
€ 1.799,00
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Description
Grey old unique handmade terracotta jar Large and beautiful old and unique handmade terracotta jar. The jar has an aged patina which can never be found on new pots. Once used by the local people for the storage of water.The material of stoneware/terracotta is used to keep the water cool.The narrow-based storage jars were partially buried in the mud floor of village houses. It was not unusual for storage jars to be used as dowry when a bride moved in with her new family, so they were of great value. Age approx. 80-120 years.
Specifications
Type Collectable
Specification One of a kind, only 1 piece available
Material Terracotta
Depth 80 cm
Height 128 cm
Diameter 80 cm
Assembly required No
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