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Royal Vienna Porcelain Service with Tray, Austria, 19th century, enamel decorated and gilded to a cobalt ground, consisting of a covered coffeepot, ht. 8 3/8; covered cream jug, ht. 7; covered sugar bowl, ht. 5 5/8; six cups and saucers; and a shaped oval tray, lg. 24 1/2 in.; beehive marks and inscribed titles.
Provenance: A New England Institution.
In overall very good condition. Wear to the gilt on the handles and rim of tray, as well some dark toning in the center medallion. Some slight wear to the gilt on other pieces, particularly near the rims of the coffeepot and cream jug. Speckled toning to the saucers. Otherwise no signs of damage or repairs.
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