A historismus style blue/gray jug featuring 4 shields of armor.
This jug was produced by Merkelbach & Wick, circa 1880-1900 in the typical historical revival style that was in fashion in the second half of the 19th century.
This jug features 4 crests or heraldic shields of armor.
The jug measures some 27.5 centimeters, not including the pewter lid. The base is marked with the Merkelbach & Wick impressed factory mark.
Merkelbach & Wick |
|height||27.5 cm (appx. 10.7 inches.)|