07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Six-piece Royal Worcester Aesthetic Movement Porcelain Tea Set

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Six-piece Royal Worcester Aesthetic Movement Porcelain Tea Set, England, 1873, all with turquoise ground overlaid with flowers, foliage, and butterflies, handles formed as lizards, comprising a square teapot, ht. 6, square covered sugar, ht. 5 1/2, square creamer, ht. 5 1/8, three octagonal cups, ht. 3 3/16, and three octagonal saucers, lg. 5 5/16 in.
Estimate $200-300

All with minor wear and loss, teapot with chips to lizard's legs, sugar with chip to one corner near bottom, creamer with small chip to top corner, one cup with repaired break to bowl and handle where handle is attached, another with small chip to lizard's tail and hairline crack at rim, one saucers with hairline crack and two chips at rim, most with stamped and incised marks.

Keywords

Tea Set, United Kingdom