antique French faience majolica flower decorated hand painted jug with fruit handle possibly Rouen

$39.74

Shipping to United States: $51.10

Antique Majolica or French faience jug with handle formed as a branch with fruit and leaves.
This piece is quite thickly potted and glazed, it has a makers mark on the bottom H and 39, possibly the date, and EG. I was told it could be Rouen faience.
The motif is polychrome flowers, hand painted and brightly coloured.
This is a very stylish large piece of French faience.
There are a few nibbles to the glaze, as is usual in faience pieces of some age, and this is primarily around the rim. See photo.

Size approx handle to spout 20cm, height 19cm, body diameter 14cm



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