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I have a 12 setting tea set, with cups, saucers, side

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I have a 12 setting tea set, with cups, saucers, side plates, a large (cake?) dish and jug. Underneath they say R. Delinieres & Cie, Limoges and D & Ce FRANCE. The design is delicate mauve and yellow pansies with gold stems and gold edging on white background. Can you give me any info?
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Does the tea set have unique or identifying markings?
Customer: I thought I just have you the markings.
JA: Do you know how old the tea set is? What condition is it in?
Customer: I think it's 1900 ish, not really sure. 1 cup is chipped, 1 has a crack and little hole, all the others are fine. All the plates and saucers are good, as is the big dish and the jug. There's a slops bowl but that is broken.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: No.

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I'd like to see the item and the marks, writing or labels on the bottom or back.

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Customer: replied 6 days ago.
On checking, 3 cups are chipped /broken and I only have 11 saucers. I'm on my mobile, how do I attach the photos? Do you need to send me a text I can reply to?
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This is an early 1900s set of china by R. Delinieres & Cie of Limoges, France in a pink floral

pattern valued at $300 to $400 for this service for 12 plus serving pieces of a tea service.

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