Decorative Arts Auction

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June 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 26

Lot 26

Six Royal Worcester Coffee Cups and Saucers, Harry Davis, c.1926

Six Royal Worcester Coffee Cups and Saucers, Harry Davis, c.1926
Lot 26 Details
Six Royal Worcester Coffee Cups and Saucers, Harry Davis, c.1926

painted in colours with London scenes, the interiors, handles and rims all gilt
minor crack
diameter 3.9 in — 10 cm
signed H. Davis (8), painted titles, impressed and printed marks in puce

Estimate $2,000-$3,000

Realised: $14,400
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Minor crack to one saucer; a couple of tiny scratches and barely significant; otherwise in good condition; one saucer is 1929 Cups: St. Paul’s (signed); Tower of London (not signed); Westminster Bridge (signed); Royal Exchange (not signed); St. James Palace (signed); Tower Bridge (signed) Saucers: Trafalgar Square (signed); Rotten Row (signed); The Serpentine (not signed); St. Paul’s fr. Embankment (signed); Buckingham Palace (1929; signed); Royal Exchange (crack; not signed)

LOT 26

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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