Norton Stoneware Jug with Cobalt Bird, "J. & E. NORTON BENNINGTON VT.," 1850-61, gallon jug with freehand brushed cobalt bird perched on a branch and cobalt-filled impressed maker's marks, (minor chips), ht. 11 3/4 in.
1/2 in. shallow rim chip to mouth by handle, small nichto bird's head (almost looks like an eye).