4 December 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 875
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
On Her Majesty's Secret Service, 1969
A Minton bone china Golden Heritage white and gilt part service - purchased for use in the 1969 United Artists/Eon film On Her Majesty's Secret Service, the plates pattern no. H.5183 with impressed marks to reverse, the borders gilt and tooled with lozenge ornament, the coffee cups and saucers pattern no. H.4601 with impressed marks to reverse, some carrying retailer's marks for T. Goode & Co. Ltd., London, the cups and saucers richly gilt and tooled with bouquets of roses and trailing branches on a seeded ground, the part service comprising: six coffee cups and saucers; six dinner plates; six luncheon plates; six soup plates; and six side plates (36)
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