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Fostoria American Footed Tumbler – 5 oz.

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Fostoria American 5-oz. Footed Tumbler

This is the 5 oz. Footed Tumbler, found in the Fostoria American pattern.  Many people classify this as an American pattern Goblet; however, that is actually incorrect.  Fostoria made both Goblets and Tumblers, in addition to a wide variety of other stemware.  While this Tumbler’s overall design is very similar to a Goblet, the difference can… Read more

Fostoria American Footed Bowl – 10 Inch

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Fostoria American Footed Bowl - 10 Inch

This is the Footed 10-Inch Bowl, found in the Fostoria American pattern.  This particular bowl can also be used as a salad bowl.  It fits nicely on the 14-inch Torte Plate that was used in Fostoria’s 3-piece Salad Set. Fostoria produced many bowls in the American pattern.  Some of the pieces were also called “nappy” dishes.  A… Read more

Fostoria American Oblong Butter and Cover

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Fostoria American Oblong Butter and Cover

This is the Oblong Butter and Cover dish in the Fostoria American line.  This particular piece has an approximate height of 2 1/8 inches, a length of 7 1/2 inches and a width of 3 1/4 inches.  All pieces can vary slightly in size, as each piece was handmade. American Whitehall also produced an oblong Butter/Cover Set, which included the… Read more

Fostoria American Large Cream Pitcher

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Fostoria American Cream Pitcher

This is the Large Cream Pitcher that Fostoria produced, holding approximately 9.5 ounces.  Fostoria did produce other cream pitchers, such as the Individual Cream Pitcher and the Tea Size Cream Pitcher.  There is even a Hexagonal Cream Pitcher, though this item is more rare and difficult to find. The Large Cream Pitcher is of substantial size and… Read more

Fostoria American 3-toed 3-corner centerpiece

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Fostoria American 3-toed 3-corner centerpiece

Fostoria’s American pattern produced two 3-Toed 3-Corner Centerpieces.  The bigger one is approximately 11″ across, with a height of about 3¾”.  The smaller piece is approximately 6″ across.  There is little difference in the design of the two pieces, other than their size.  The smaller 6″ dish was not produced for as many years as the… Read more

Fostoria American 3-Toed Bon-Bon

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Fostoria American 3-toed bon-bon dish - Easter

The 3-Toed Bon Bon is another beautiful piece in the Fostoria American pattern.  The 3-Toed Bon Bon is approximately 7″ across. Still relatively easy to find in the aftermarket, this piece was produced up until about 1983. This dish has a variety of usages – limited only by your imagination.  There is also a Look-Alike piece in the… Read more

Fostoria American Cake Plate – 12 inch

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Fostoria | American | Cake Plate, 3-Toed

This is one of the pieces in the Fostoria American line – the 3-Toed Cake Plate. It is approximately 12 inches across. The 3-toed cake plate had a long production life and it is still fairly easy to locate in today’s aftermarket.  While not considered a rare piece, it will prove to be quite an asset.  It is very… Read more

Fostoria American 3-Toed Bowl – 10 Inch

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Fostoria American 3-Toed Bowl - 10"

This is the 3-Toed Bowl in the American line.  It is approximately 10 inches across.  Many people refer to these bowls as  “fruit bowls”.  These pieces; however, also have many other uses.   Use your imagination, as just about anything can be served in them – and they will all look spectacular. This bowl was very popular, and therefore… Read more