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A friend gave me this plant pot. She said that it belonged

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Hi there. A friend gave me this plant pot. She said that it belonged to her mother and thinks it's between 100-150 years old. Any ideas on identifying who the pottery mark belongs to. You can make out the word England in black. Thanks in advance.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 11 months ago.

Hello,
My name isCustomerand I would love to help. There were no pictures that came with your question.
Please use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures of the item and any marks, labels or writing.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Hi there, I've added 2 pictures which I can see have been sent? Can you see them?
Expert:  Rarewares replied 11 months ago.

This is a circa 1880 barbotine majolica footed cache pot, maker unknown, with a value of $275.00 USD retail.

The mark is not a known mark for any of the English makers,so it could simply be the glazer's initials or even a number.

Barbotine refers to the applied floral elements and majolica is the type of pottery

with these characteristics of shiny and colorful glazes.
To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top of your screen and hit the submit button, thanks!

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Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Wow! Thank you so much for your help! That's wonderful.
Expert:  Rarewares replied 11 months ago.

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