Vintage French Stoneware Cream Jug
We’re big on this pot.
Wait till you hear the story behind this rare collection: It goes back to 1847, when Stanislas Renault first opened his workshop in Argent-sur-Sauldre, France. One move and 173 years later, the Poterie Renault business had stayed in the family for five generations, continuing to handcraft iconic stoneware from French clay (and even fire it all in the original kiln). Sadly, they’re closing their doors—but not before we were able to snap up a treasure trove of vintage pieces. We brought them here just for you, and they’re available exclusively at our Shop.
This vintage jug is bringing the French country vibes home—big time. Measuring up at five liters, it’s got an open, double-handled silhouette that was hand-formed in the Loire Valley from local grey clay. Oh, and see the soft shine all over? You can thank a special salt glazing process for that. This kind of pot was once used to milk dairy cows, but we think it’s ready to show off a fresh bouquet, stash a few treasures, your pick.
Photography by Ty Mecham
Details & Materials +-
As each vintage piece is one of a kind, sizes will vary.
Measures approximately 8" D x 7.75" H.
5 Liter capacity.
Care & Notes +-
Microwave and oven safe. Due to the more delicate handles, hand wash recommended for this piece.
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