Lead Free and ok For food

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Question for Larry R. I have inherited my parent’s dinnerware set for 12. On the bottom of each piece it says, " Red Wing Pottery, Hand Painted" in blue ink. The design looks like free hand pink flower and green leaves. all bowls have little handles. It all looks hand made. They purchased it in the 1950′s. My question is, is the pottery LEAD FREE and ok for food? Thank you, Myra Kelley
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Lexington beverage server

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I was wondering what year this was made and is it a vase or a pitcher? this stands 11&1/2 inches tall,I don’t know anything about the glaze. There is a rose on the front and a rose on the back. It is in real good condition,just a tiny chip at the top. Lauren
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Bob White casserole with warming stand

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I have a Blue Chicken Casserole with warming stand. There is a large chicken and smaller chicken on one side and a medium size chicken on the reverse side. It is marked Red Wing USA on the bottom. What is the vintage and value. Thank you. Anni
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Blossom Time plate

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I have a hand painted Red Wing plate. It does have a number 14 & it also has a wing & it says Red Wing hand painted.It does not have any chips or cracks. One of my aunts gave it to me years ago. Just wanted to know about how much it is worth. Thanks so much. Vicki
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Kermis plate

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I was given a redwing plate. I believe it is a Kermis pattern. The plate is approx. 8" (square-ish)and has a court jester in black and light blue with tan pattern that circles the court jester. I was told this is a rare plate and may be valuable. There are no chips. What is the value of a piece like this? Dan
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Bronze Magnolia dinnerware

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I inherited a set of Bronze Magnolia dinnerware, it was probably purchased in the 1950′s although I am not sure.. service for 12 with many extra bowls, platters, salt and peppers etc.. can you give me any idea of its value and how to market it??? Linda
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Rooster Teapot RED WING USA and # 257

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I have an old tea pot it is a rooster chicken off white body, red comb and beard and the bottom has a little green around the bottom. On the bottom of the pot it has RED WING USA and # 257. I am wondering if this is a collectable piece and what it may be worth. Thank You for your help. Jeff
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