Shelley biscuit jar

Jul 22, 2021. 14:37 UTC
Shelley Biscuit Jar
United States of America

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I am looking to finding out what the value is on this biscuit jar and the identification marks on the silver plated rim and lid.


I purchased this at a flea market

Answered within 2 days
Jul 24, 15:29 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$80 - $120 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$120 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Ruth,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

An antique hand painted and silver-plated mounted porcelain biscuit jar
Shelley Pottery, Late Foley period, 1910-1916
Of circular form, the body with floral decoration, the silver-plated mount and handle with marks by S. Greenberg & Co., underglaze Shelley marks underneath
Overall height (including handle) 8 1/2 inches, 5 1/2 inches diameter.
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition with wear commensurate with age and use.
PROVENANCE: acquired at a flea market
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

Please let us know if you have additional items to appraise, and thank you again for using Mearto.

Ruth mastropasqua Jul 24, 15:35 UTC

Approx. 6 1/2" tall (top of lid) - 8 1/2 with handle; 5 1/2" diameter

Ruth mastropasqua Jul 24, 15:49 UTC

thank you so much

Delia Jul 24, 16:00 UTC

You're quite welcome, and all set, thanks!

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