Decorative Arts & Design

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January 30, 2020 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 178

Lot 178

Brownfield Floral Enameled and Painted Tea Service, c.1870

Brownfield Floral Enameled and Painted Tea Service, c.1870
Lot 178 Details
Brownfield Floral Enameled and Painted Tea Service, c.1870

comprising thirty-seven pieces: 12 cups and saucers, 12 tea plates, and a cream jug
plates diameter 6.7 in — 17 cm
impressed marks and painted pattern numbers in blue

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $420
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Lorenz and Irene Biricz Collection, Toronto


Very minor wear to gilding; otherwise in good condition

LOT 178

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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