01-14-2012 01-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2579B Boston
January 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender
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Forty-one-piece English Porcelain Partial Tea Service

$796$650
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2579B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Forty-one-piece English Porcelain Partial Tea Service, with purple, red, and gilt foliate decoration, comprising two oblong serving dishes with scalloped rims, lg. 10 1/2; discard bowl, dia. 6 1/4; two covered bonbon dishes, ht. 5 1/4; creamer, ht. 4; teapot, ht. 6 3/4; ten saucers, dia. 5 3/8; nine plates, dia. 8 1/2; oval dish, lg. 6 3/8; six teacups without handles, ht. 2 1/4; two coffee cans, ht. 2 1/2; and six demitasse cups, ht. 2 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

Serving dishes: good general condition.
Discard bowl: good general condition.
Covered bon-bon dishes: One with 3/4 in. hairline crack extending downward from rim. One with trefoil hairline crack to body.
Creamer: good general condition.
Teapot: good general condition.
Saucers: two with chip to rim, three with matrix of cracks to center, one with chip to foot.
Plates: two with hairline crack extending inward from rim, one with chip to rim, two with multiple short hairline cracks to rim, one with hairline crack to rim and matrix of cracks to center.
Oval dish: good general condition.
Teacups: one with hairline crack extending from rim down into bowl.
Coffee cans: good general condition.
Demitasse cups: good general condition.

Keywords

English Porcelain Partial Tea Service