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Los Castillo Dinnerware Set

Auction:
2603B
Lot:
226
Sold for:
$504$425

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Auction:
20th Century Design - 2603B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
June 23, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Los Castillo Dinnerware Set
Porcelain and sterling silver
Taxco, Mexico
Ninety-seven-piece set with hand-painted red-brown shell decoration, comprising a covered pitcher, teapot, covered creamer, covered sugar, and large, medium, and small covered serving bowls, all with silver flower-form finial; covered butter dish with silver shell-form finial; gravy boat with flat handle, salt and pepper shakers, rectangular bowl, large serving bowl, and twelve each: dinner plates, salad plates, bread and butter plates, teacups, saucers, bowls, and small bowls; all pieces marked Los Castillo Taxco Mexico Pintado a Mano, respective ht. 8, 6, 4 1/2, 4 1/2, 7 1/2, 5 1/2, 4 1/2, 3, 3, 2 1/2, lg. 8, dia. 9 1/2, 10 1/2, 7, 4, 3 3/4, 6 1/4, 6 3/4, 5 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

One teacup with stable rim crack.

Keywords

Taxco, Mexico, covered pitcher, Dishware, Kitchenware, Sterling silver, Teacup, Teaware

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