Antique French Provençal Confit Pots

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Antique French glazed terracotta confit pot in very nice original condition . These pots were used primarily in the South of France for the preservation of meats such as duck or goose for dishes like cassoulet or foie gras. The bottom halves were left unglazed, due to the fact that the pots were half buried in the ground to keep the contents cooler and fresher. Chips and imperfections help authenticate these pots as they were utilitarian type pieces.

Antique French Provençal Confit Pots

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Antique French glazed terracotta confit pot in very nice original condition . These pots were used primarily in the South of France for the preservation of meats such as duck or goose for dishes like cassoulet or foie gras. The bottom halves were left unglazed, due to the fact that the pots were half buried in the ground to keep the contents cooler and fresher. Chips and imperfections help authenticate these pots as they were utilitarian type pieces.

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SKU AN_369
Dimensions H 26 x Dia 28cm (Inc handles)