This is an excellent, mid 1800s stoneware cheese strainer with Albany slip glaze. In wonderful condition with no cracks. There is a spot on the bottom that I dont believe is a chip, but a small glazing error, of which there are a few. Please look at the pictures to see condition. These pieces are getting more and more rare in this condition. It is quite heavy weighing about 7 1/2lbs. The number 4 is embossed on the top lip. It measures about 12 tall and 7 3/4 wide. The color is a very dark brown. The item “Antique 19th c Stoneware Cheese Drain Strainer Sieve #4 Exc” is in sale since Sunday, January 19, 2020. This item is in the category “Antiques\Primitives”. The seller is “toebits” and is located in Cossayuna, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.