Lot 176: A French aesthetic style traveling tea service with original porcelain cups, Retailed by Maquet, Paris, circa 1880
December 14, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
A French aesthetic style traveling tea service with original porcelain cups
Retailed by Maquet, Paris, circa 1880
After a design by Christopher Dresser and retailed by Maquet, comprising a teapot, creamer, sugar bowl, tea caddy, gilt-metal teapot, and porcelain cups in original fitted leather case monogrammed "M.P.S."
L: 6 in. (teapot)
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