19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock
19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock
19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock
19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock
19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock

19th Century Decorated Stoneware Blue Decorated Crock

Regular price $200.00
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• Double handled 
• Decorated flowers and leaves on the face of the crock
• Marked with 1 1/2 on the top front of the crock
• Very good condition - No chips but does have a hairline crack up one side
• Wonderful for your crock ware collection
• 
Wear consistent with age and use

Farmers and cooks prepared vegetables, such as cucumbers or cabbages, and placed them in the crock under a heavy lid to keep microbes such as mold out. Over a period of weeks, carbon dioxide would escape, and, by a Lacto-fermentation process, the contents of the crock were pickled.

Measurements:
8"H x 9.25"W