4 June 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A COALPORT PART DINNER-SERVICE
The central circular magenta and gilt medallions painted in sepia with mythological figures reserved on a gilt vermiculated ground within apricot and gilt key-pattern borders, to include: serving platters in sizes, an oval bowl and plates
The largest platter 22 in. (55.9 cm.) long (33)
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