London, South Kensington
1 May 2007
A rare English tinplate 'The 'UNBREAKABLE' Toy Dinner Set'
'consisting 3 Meat Dishes, 2 Vegetable Dishes, 6 Meat Plates, 6 Pudding Plates, 6 Cheese Plates.', in original maroon box with gold lettering, pieces lithographed in pale green, blue and gold, the backs with a thick gold finish, circa 1900 (some damage to box); a set of well-made oak kitchen furniture; and some 'Hunka Munka' food (one two plates and damages)
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