Posted 5 years ago
Can anyone help on a value for this? Want to add to my insurance.
I have had this for decades. I have only found repoductions and one that was made in the early 1900'2. This beauty has a small chip on the spout where you can see the material it is made of is like a red clay. It has no other damage and no wear! I doubt it was ever used more than once or twice if that. Hand painted flowers over gold 'transfer'? Is this called transfer ware?
The bottom is copper over a cotton pad possibly. Stamped Patented Dec. 24, 1895.
Under the handle it is marked in a football shape: