Measures approximately 3″ diameter x 1 ¼” tall.
This listing is for (1) RARE Antique English Advertising Lidded Pot w/Base c 1890’s:
No Artificial Colouring Matter
Possesses the well known
purifying and astringent
properties of the Areca
Nut and removes
all tartar from
of Any Description is Used.
Tooth Pastes were by far the most popular commodity sold in pots with printed lids. It is thought that there are 998 different printed lids, now all are very scarce, many rare, this one falls in the rare category. This lid claims to contain no artificial coloring – a criticism of the carmine added to produce cherry colored tooth pastes.
The pot base has a few small chips which are not visible when on display. Please consider the images as the best part of my description.
Most pots have some level of crazing, may have spots of discoloration, light hairline cracks and minor chips and fleabites that should be considered patina, additions to character and do not detract from its display value. These are expected due to age, use and let’s not forget they were often buried for decades before being dug up and rescued.
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|Dimensions||6 × 4 × 4 in|
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