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    AN ELEVEN PIECE STAFFORDSHIRE PORCELAIN TEA SERVICE WITH WILLIAM COMYNS SILVER OVERLAY
    1893-1894
    Marks to porcelain: (crown with laurel wreath) Staffordshire, Rd 179250
    Marks to silver: (lion passant) (leopard's head), WC, S; T
    7 inches high (17.8 cm) (coffee pot)



    The tea service of yellow porcelain with gilt decoration and reticulated silver overlay and woven wicker handles comprising a coffee pot, a tea pot, a tea caddy, a sugar bowl, a creamer, two tea cups and saucers, and two demitasse cups.


    Condition Report*: With a repair to the upper rim and bottom of the sugar bowl, a hairline fracture to the bottom of the teapot, repairs to one saucer, both demitasse cups removable from overlay, lid to coffee pot broken at hinge.
    *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
    September, 2012
    12th-13th Wednesday-Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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