Large 19th century, French earthenware bowl with a pumpkin glaze. It has a flared rim. Decorated with a creamy yellow coggled slip. The bowl is from the Alsace region of France. A large dough bowl which has a rich color due to the glaze and the clay. There is no glaze to the exterior, only the lip of the bowl and the interior. There are no chips which are common to find in this type of clay. There are no cracks or repairs. There is glaze loss on the bottom from years of use. The measurements are 15 inches from lip to lip and 5 1/2 inches tall. The bowl is flared. The measurement for the bottom of the bowl is 6 inches.