Rhenish Stoneware Jug

Raeren, Germany, c. 1585-1600.
A beautifully shaped and detailed jug with unusually fine face mask in fine condition.
Small chip with hairline on underside of jug; 1/2” chip to rim of foot; evidence of lid now missing.
8 1/4” h. 
For related pieces, cf. Klinge, Duits steengoed, German Stoneware, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, pp. 24-7.


$ 3200.