Category: Miscellany

Dear VFC | January 3, 2022

Dear VFC: Episode 4

Is this an 18th century chocolate pot?; a black-painted interior; a truly enormous stockpot; a glyph stamp that needs investigation.

Dear VFC | December 6, 2021

Dear VFC: Episode 3

A lesser-known early Paris maker; the German maker Wagner.

Dear VFC | November 1, 2021

Dear VFC: Episode 2

Is this ladle antique or a replica?; a theory on the origin of an all-copper pot; a stockpot with an intriguing stamp.

Dear VFC | October 3, 2021

Dear VFC: Episode 1

Seeking an online antique copper store; identification of a crane logo; an unusual bain marie; what’s this bail-handled pot?