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    A One Hundred Ninety-Eight Piece Bernardaud Reine Elisabeth Pattern Partial Gilt Limoges Porcelain Dinner Service, France, 20th century
    Marks: L. BERNARDAUD & CIE, LIMOGES, Service exécuté pour, la réception de, S.M. La Reine ELISABETH, à l'occasion de sa visite en France, Avril, 1957, (various)
    23-5/8 inches (60.0 cm) (longest, oblong cake platter)

    The Bernardaud Reine Elisabeth pattern dinner service comprising:
    31 luncheon plates;
    6 salad plates;
    16 dessert/pie plates;
    17 bread & butter plates;
    9 large rim soup bowls;
    16 fruit/dessert sauce bowls;
    16 flat cream soup bowls;
    17 saucers for flat cream soup bowls;
    27 flat cups;
    12 saucers for flat cups;
    7 flat demitasse cups;
    8 saucers for flat demitasse cups;
    1 oblong cake plate;
    2 round torte plates;
    2 oval serving platters (11 inches);
    2 oval serving platters (12-7/8 inches);
    2 oval serving platters (17-1/8 inches);
    1 tureen with cover;
    2 round vegetable servers with covers;
    1 coffee pot with cover;
    1 creamer with cover;
    1 sugar bowl with no cover;
    1 gravy boat with attached underplate.
    198 Total

    The dinner service also comes with three additional covers.



    Condition Report*: In overall good condition and presenting well with mostly strong intact gilding throughout, some with scattered faint scratches and a few with minor localized areas of loss to gilding; one fruit sauce bowl with floral motif to center well as opposed to bird-figure; one saucer for flat cream soup bowls with small chip to rim; service also comes with three additional covers.
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2021
    22nd Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
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