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Under a crown printed at the top their is gold circle with

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Under a crown printed at the top their is gold circle with the words
Genuine Bone China England

Their is a number 394 on the right hand side of the crown.

The cup is six sided but with wiggly bits on each side.

Can you please help in identifying this set. Thanks Jan
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Frank replied 3 years ago.

Frank :

Hello and Welcome,
My name is***** am a Personal Property Appraiser and would be happy to assist you with your question.
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Customer: Hi, please see the 2 photos I have enclosed.
Expert:  Frank replied 3 years ago.
Good Morning Jan,
The photos did not attach when you tried to upload them.
I would advise trying to upload the photos again using a smaller file size.
Thanks,
Frank
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

 


 


 


 


 


These are the photos of my tea service - please can you identify and give me an approximate evaluation.

Many thanks,

Jan


 


 


 


 


 


Expert:  Frank replied 3 years ago.
Hello Jan,
Thank you for sending over those photos.
Based on the marking as well as the wording, this looks to be a tea set produced by Crown Derby in Derby England in the first half of the 20th century.
Your tea servic which includes open sugar bowl, creamer, tea cup, saucer, under plate and cake plate would have a retail value of between 100-150 GBP. If there are any cracks, chips or crazing to the dishes, this would detract from the resale value.
I hope this information was helpful to you today Jan,
Best of luck with your vintage tea service,
Any feedback you can leave for my service would be much appreciated,
Thank You,
Frank
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