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Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 125836
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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Have found bone China set in loft how do we know if it’s

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Have found bone China set in loft how do we know if it’s valuable
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Does the bone china have unique or identifying markings?
Customer: yes it a Chinese stamp
JA: Do you know how old the bone china is? What condition is it in?
Customer: It’s in good condition and is over 50 years old that we know of
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: it’s got gold leaf edging and also in the pattern. The teacups when put on the light show a face of a Chinese lady


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UPLOAD pictures of the item (the front and all writing
on back or bottom). I do not need more than three pictures.
For the best photo, set on white paper on a table if it is a small enough item
(never hold item in your hands).

Use the tool (a tiny blue square, camera or a paper clip symbol depending on the device and browser)
to browse your device for a photo. Add one picture at a time.
Add a message before each photo (phot 1, photo2, photo 3).

I hope to give real-time responses but there are occasions where I take a bit longer.
I will always respond to you as quickly as possible.

Best Regards,


Customer: replied 13 days ago.
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Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
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This is a 1950s Japanese lithophane (the image in the bottom technique is called lithophane) tea set made at the Kutani Kiln (the little red house symbol) valued at $175 for a tea set and/or $600 for the service for 12 with serving pieces if it is a whole dinner set.

I give selling suggestions as a courtesy;
Facebook Marketplace,,,,, and,,,,,,,,,,, and
You can also go to, or and search their
directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

The option to leave a bonus is just after the survey.
the option quickly disappears from the screen.It is on desktop but not on the app.
I am grateful for your consideration and look forward to working with you again soon.

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