Circa: 1960s Condition: good see description Color: White orange brown yellow Country of Origin: Italy
Vintage Duck Cookie Jar Italy not the modern Lefton Italy Cookie Jar See flowers: Note there is a more Modern similar duck cookie jar titled Lefton duck cookie jar similar in appearance, but slightly larger and painted differently in colors and types of flowers. Do not confuse this jar with the Lefton jar it is more vintage smaller and much heavier then the Lefton. This jar is clearly marked Italy. Best guess circa 1960s. No chips cracks or crazing. Note does have some manufacturing issues that seems like a lot, just describing as actual. Since this is manufactured this way it is over all in near mint condition. The issues are as follows. The lid has pin hole dots that are dot size of paint missing, under the paint flick on rim, a few spots where the glaze is rough kind of scratchy feeling on inside rim of lid, tail and beak. The bottom of jar rim has some paint misses or flicks, and glaze mold spurs, and the inside underside of rim mold marks are not uniform 100%, from removing from the mold it was made in before the hand painting and glaze process. The Web Foot showing in the face on beak picture with the big orange or burning fire orange fire flower the web to the right in picture the web has a chip under the paint and glaze and the paint and glaze has a rough feeling. Height 11 1/4 inch X Length 10 inch X Width 7 inch. Marked Itlay. An awesome cookie jar. Over 50 plus years old.