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Political Stoneware Jug
Catalog#: 7th Anniversary
Category: Ceramics
SubType: Pottery
Origin: America-USA
Era: 19th Century
Height: 21.75 inches inches
Political Stoneware Jug
A ten gallon ovoid stoneware jug with cobalt decoration depictin Major General John Charles Fremont (1813-1890) on horseback smoking a pipe. The opposite side depicts a soldier with a drum flanked by a flask and a dog and inscribed "Fremont". Fremont was the first Republican presidential nominee in 1856, losing to james Buchanan.
Maker Unknown.
American, c. 1861
Ht. 21.75"

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