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I have a red-wing pottery teapot that needs reglazing. The glaze on the outside becomes flaky. Is this possible? Also I am interested in its worth. The lid has a yellow rose bud with 2 green leaves in the middle. Circled by a yellow ring with a blue ring at the edge. the pot has yellow roses with blue violets and blue aster (?) flowers painted on each side with green leaves. It is a cute teapot.
The name of this teapot’s pattern is Brittany. I am not aware of anybody that performs reglazing on dinnerware and am not sure if it is possible given your description of the problem. If the glaze is flaking, I’d be concerned that a prior owner may have soaked the teapot in bleach to remove stains in the clay. If this occurred and the bleach was not properly soaked out at the end, the clay can turn to a powdery dust. If white powder forms on the surface, most likely it is due to bleach. Value for a Brittany teapot in excellent condition is $50-75.