Albert Pick Teapot; William Foor Hotel Co. of PA

Photos and Descriptions of Two Same-type Teapots Sold on Ebay.com

This item was sold on ebay in May of 2005. The seller was Candice Milne who gave me permission to use the photos on the website. It was acquired from an estate sale in PA.

imprint on bottom of teapotThe seller's description of the item was: "This is a vintage Hotel silver small indivdual teapot that was used in a fine hotel. The back mark reads: Wm Foor Hotel Co. of Penn. Albert Pick & Company of Bridgeport, Inc. Nickel Silver, Silver soldered. Also a number 01220. Measures 5 1/2" to top of finial and 6" including the handle. There is a shield type emblem on front. In good condition, silver could use cleaning or leave as is. I also have other pieces with the same mark up for auction. "

After 6 bids, the item sold for $34.00



Another teapot came up for sale on ebay in August 2006 with the following description:

The teapot sold August 16, 2006, after 6 bids for $70.50. The seller, Pat, gave permission to use the following photos:

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission

William Foor Hotel teapot sold on ebay; photo used with permission