jug (containers)

Jug. Pot with a wide opening. The handle is inserted on the brim and on the part which bulges most. White and red geometrical designs: straight and zigzag lines, dots. Unglazed dots. Unglazed pot. Light-coloured background. (Clay and coloured earth, pipe clay). Height 310mm, diameter at the brim 100mm, diameter at the bottom 110mm.

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