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Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 74910
Experience:  Antiques dealer for 12+ years and collector for 30+ years specializing in American and European porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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We have a 3 piece large basin, jug and soap dish with a

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We have a 3 piece large basin, jug and soap dish with a penguin design. My mother who is 90 has asked us to sell it but we haven't a clue as to the value. It is in good condition
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Does the dish have unique or identifying markings?
Customer: We have a bridgewood wash basin, soap dish and jug with a penguin design. My mother who is 90 has asked us to sell it for her but we haven't a clue as to its value. I believe it may have come from south afica
JA: Do you know how old the dish is?
Customer: Definitely over 60 years
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: Would you like a photo?
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 8 days ago.


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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 8 days ago.
Each one has the bridgewood tag
Customer: replied 8 days ago.
File attached (LZVQ5Z4)
Expert:  Rarewares replied 8 days ago.

This is an early 1900s Broidgewood of England chamber set with penguin pattern valued at 275 for the pitcher and basin set and 75 for the lidded soap dish.

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