20 October 2006
A DERBY (DUESBURY & KEAN) PART BREAKFAST, TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE
Circa 1800, iron-red crown, crossed batons and D marks, various iron-red numbers
Painted in shades of puce and gilt with a wide band of foliate scrolls within gilt line and a further band of stylized leaf tips, comprising:
A teapot, cover and stand, 11in. (29.8cm.) wide, the teapot; 7 5/8in. (19.3cm.) wide, the oval stand
A cream-jug, 6in. (15.8cm.) wide
A sugar-bowl and cover, 6in. (17cm.) wide overall
Two saucer dishes, 8in (21.5cm.) diam.
Six small plates, 6 7/8in. (17.5cm.) diam.
Four breakfast cups and saucers, 6in. (16.5cm.) diam., the saucer
Five teacups and saucers, 5in. (14cm.) diam.
Eight coffee-cups and four saucers, 5in. (13.3cm.) diam., the saucer (44)
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