Manufacturer: Bauscher Brothers
User: Hotel Melrose, Los Angeles, CA
Date of teapot: 1906
Notes: The Hotel Melrose was located at the 120 – 130 South Grand Avenue in Los Angeles and was advertised as being "Centrally Located" and at the "Highest Elevation." The hotel had trolley/streetcar service and advertised as "Take Yellow Cars – Transfer Westlake Car via Second Street". The area where the hotel was constructed was a very affluent area of Los Angeles. Many influential, social elite, and successful business people built their mansions in the area near the hotel.