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Antiques and Collectibles: White wash basin and pitcher

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jomoncon
New Orleans, LA
(Zone 9a)

August 5, 2010
9:11 AM

Post #8020223

This is a large pitcher & basin that belonged to my late uncle. The pitcher is about 12x9 and the bowl is 16x4. I believe this belonged to my grandmother from rural Louisiana, from the early 1900's. Both the pitcher & the basin have the same marks. Unfortunately, I cannot get a clear look at the marks, and I cannot get a clear picture of them. It seems to be "yme conirle." The 2nd word may be misspelled. I'd love to know the age & value of it. We want to keep it in the family is it was my grandmother's. In fact, we want to keep it anyway.
Jo-Ann




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jomoncon
New Orleans, LA
(Zone 9a)

August 5, 2010
9:13 AM

Post #8020227

Here's the best picture of the bottom marks.

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schickenlady
Sherrie In, NH
(Zone 5a)

August 8, 2010
5:00 AM

Post #8026166

Ironstone? Without proper identification there is no telling the value. We go to antique auctions up here and a pitcher and basin would run around 50-75 dollars depending on maker. Also if there is any crack, chips or staining.

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