A traditional Jug featuring the old rose design. Handmade by Nicholas Mosse Pottery, located in the Old Mill in Bennettsbridge, Co Kilkenny. The Old Rose Design was created by Nicholas’s wife Susan over 25 years ago. To this day, it is still the most sought after pattern. All pieces by Nicholas Mosse Pottery are sponge decorated and hand painted, using a very old technique dating back to the 18th Century, making each item unique.