Antique,ceramic,chemist's Pharmacy Cosmetics Jar, Crock, Pot Lid For SaleYou are offerding on an antique, ceramic, transfer-advertized cosmetic Jar which dates to the the 1890's according Dale's book..... the foremost reference work on these antique jars. This makes the piece over 120 years old. This particular design was manufactured in two sizes. This is the larger of the two, measuring 2 7/8" in diameter, and the jar stands slightly over 1 1/2" tall when the lid is in place on the base section. The lid fits the base section very snugly. The face design is very simple, but has an intriguing attractiveness in it's simplicity! This piece is in amazingly good condition given it's age!The blooms are out in Washington state, making a beautiful backdrop for this lovely old piece! Thanks for viewing my sale.
This is a very nice piece for your collection, or just to display at some strategic place in your home! FOR VIEWERS WHO MAY NOT BE FAMILIAR WITH THESE DELIGHTFUL LITTLE JARS....THEY WERE USED BETWEEN APPROX. 1840-1920 TO MARKET VARIOUS PRODUCTS WHICH CAME IN A PASTE FORM. AFTER WWI THEY BECAME OBSOLETE AS MORE MODERN AND ECONOMICAL FORMS OF PACKAGING REPLACED THEM.THE RECOVERY AND COLLECTING OF THESE OLD PIECES HAS BECOME A POPULAR, WORLD-WIDE HOBBY, AND A QUAINT REMINDER OF A BYGONE ERA. BE ASSURED, YOU ARE offerDING ON A GENUINE AND AUTHENTIC PERIOD PIECE.
Overseas buyers are welcome, but please note,seller is not
responsiblefor duties or taxes which may be
levied by import authorities of countries outside the U.S. I do not mark sales below the sale price, or
send items as “gifts”. I complete U.S.
custom forms accurately.
Payment, whether domestic or International, is expectedwithin 3 days,and if there is any hitch, please communicate and we can work something out....otherwise seller reserves the right to relist the item in theevent of non-payment within the stipulated period. Thanks for viewing my sale and I wish you success in the offerding. Lord bless.
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