The colander is attractively decorated with 4 blue and 6 white bands. There was a thick consistency to the glaze used in applying the bands, you can feel the raised bands on the surface of the colander. He potter also took great care in the creative design of the pattern of the drainage holes.
There are two extra holes below the rim for a looped piece of cord so the colander could be hung on a kitchen wall. The colander has three cutouts on the foot to aid the colander draining. The colander is finely molded with a prominent rounded rim and raised base. These features and the banding are unique to bowls and colanders produced by J. In their day, Jeffords was the Tiffany of yellow ware pottery production, no other American potter approached the quality of what Jeffords was able to produce.
Jeffords is known for producing large high quality bowls and colanders, you will probably never see another. This is a large colander measuring 11 ¾" in diameter by 5" in height.This beauty is in near mint condition with a darkened hairline on the outside of the rim that doesn't go through and small chips on the foot that don't detract and no other damage or repairs. Banded colanders are very rarely found in any condition and this would be a prized addition to any collection. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates".fever" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.