19th Century Scottish 'Auld Lang Syne' Barrowfield Pottery Flagon 1882

19th Century Scottish 'Auld Lang Syne' Barrowfield Pottery Flagon 1882

Code: 10371


H: 17.5cm (6.9")Di: 12cm (4.7")


For sale is a beautifully decorative 'Special Liquor Jar' or whisky flagon as advertised by Henry Kennedy, Barrowfield Pottery, Glasgow, Registered Design Mark for 19th Dec 1882. 

- A stoneware whisky flagon with leadless glaze and with a brown upper and highly decorative transfer print lower section for Auld Lang Syne.

And there's a hand, my trusty Fere!
And gie's a hand o' Thine!
And we'll tak a right gude-willie Waught,
For auld lang Syne.

- Impressed stamp to the base; H.Kennedy, Barrowfield Pottery, Glasgow registered design mark for 19th Dec 1882.
- Highly decorative blue/grey transfer printed period Scottish new year scene, toasting in the bells in a tavern/bar.  Three men sat on ladderback chairs surrounded by a frieze of thistles with the Burns poem Above.
- In good condition throughout with age-related marks but no chips or Cracks

Ready for continued decorative utility or a dram of single Malt

** the last image shows this listed flagon in the company of another Barrowfield flagon which is not included in this sale, it is for scale and context only.

Free delivery to the UK mainland as priced. International buyers are welcome, but please contact us prior to payment to confirm the additional packaging, insurance and shipping costs by way of acceptance to your country. Purchaser responsible for local import tariffs/fees.  If you are interested in multiple items, please contact us for combined postage.