Antique Brazilian Plantation Canteen circa 1840
Antique Brazilian plantation wine canteen, hand made pottery circa 1840. This canteen has a rich dark brown mottled glaze with lots of character. The back is unglazed and has a small peripheral chip. The side handles have a hole to insert a cord so that it can be worn on the shoulder (or hung on a wall). Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity.
Size: 8.5 inches across, 1.5 inches deep, 2.75 inches from the back to the top of the neck.
Weight: approximately 1 kilo, 168 grams. (2 pounds, 3 oz.)