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
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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.
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