Lot 430: CLARICE CLIFF (1899-1972) 'BLUE CHINTZ' PATTERN BON JOUR BREAKFAST SET, CIRCA 1930
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
CLARICE CLIFF (1899-1972)
'BLUE CHINTZ' PATTERN BON JOUR BREAKFAST SET, CIRCA 1930
comprising a TEAPOT & COVER, 13cm high; TWO TEA CUPS AND SAUCERS; A MILK JUG AND SUGAR BOWL; and a SIDE PLATE, each with printed maker's marks (8)
Teapot: Hairline crack to underside of spout, re-stuck crack across corner of cover, otherwise good condition
Plate: Good overall condition
Cup 1: Shallow chip to outside rim, one or two minor enamel grazes
Cup 2: Good condition, thumprint in enamel on one leaf
Saucer 1: Good condition
Saucer 2: Good condition
Sugar bowl: Good condition
Milk jug: Good condition
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