Lot 429: ERIC SLATER (1902-1984) FOR SHELLEY ART DECO 'VOGUE' CHEVRON COFFEE SERVICE, CIRCA 1930
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
ERIC SLATER (1902-1984) FOR SHELLEY
ART DECO 'VOGUE' CHEVRON COFFEE SERVICE, CIRCA 1930
comprising a COFFEE POT & COVER, 18cm high; SIX CUPS & SAUCERS; a SUGAR BOWL; and a MILK JUG, each in a red colourway with black and white chevron handle, painted and painted maker's marks R11776/19/E (15)
Coffee service, we think in the Vogue pattern, in good unrestored condition
Very minor tiny scratches to the enamel surface here and there
One touched up scratch to the side of the sugar bowl (under 1cm), and enamel touched up around the shoulder of the coffee pot
Chip to inside rim of coffee pot
Otherwise set in very good order
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