THIS IS A BEAUTIFUL VERY RARE BEATRIX POTTER ADULTS 6 PIECE TEA SET MADE BY GRIMWADES. EACH ITEM CARRIES A SCENE FROM PETER RABBIT.
THIS IS A VERY RARE SET AS THE PIECES ARE LARGER THAN THE STANDARD CHILDS / NURSERY. TEA SET AND IT COMES COMPLETE WITH A LARGE CAKE PLATE. TEAPOT : 21 CM SPOUT TO HANDLE (13.5 CM DIAMETER WITHOUT).
SUGAR BOWL : 11 CM IN DIAMETER X 6.5 CM HIGH. MILK JUG : 10.2 CM SPOUT TO HANDLE (8.8 CM WITHOUT) BOTTOM DIAMETER IS 8.2 CM X 10 CM HIGH. TEACUP X 6 : 9.5 CM WIDE INCLUDING HANDLE (7.8 CM WITHOUT) X 7.5 CM HIGH. SAUCER X 6 : 14 CM IN DIAMETER.
SIDE PLATE X 6 : 16 CM IN DIAMETER. LARGE CAKE PLATE : 25.5 CM X 22.5 CM.
THEY CARRY THE GRIMWADES BACKSTAMP(APART FROM ONE CUP WHICH IS BLANK). THERE IS SOME RUBBING TO THE GOLD EDGING WHICH IS EXPECTED FOR ITS AGE ALSO TWO CUPS HAVE A VERY SMALL HAIRLINE CRACK FROM THE RIM AND ONE SAUCER HAS TWO SMALL HAIRLINE CRACKS TO THE EDGE. A GREAT ADDITION TO ANY COLLECTION.The Schuster Collections are probably one of the largest private collections of Beatrix Potter and Kate Greenaway in the world with over 7000 thousand items incorporating Rare Books, Porcelain, Toys, Artwork, Posters, Stuffed Toys, Dolls, Ephemera and much much more. The collections were formed by my late Father Mr Thomas Schuster who was the Author of the Printed Kate.
Greenaway Catalogue Raisonne and mother Greta over the past 25 years. The item "GRIMWADES BEATRIX POTTER VERY RARE ADULT TEA SET INCLUDING CAKE PLATE Ca1923" is in sale since Saturday, October 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Porcelain/China\Royal Winton/Grimwades".
The seller is "backstamp" and is located in Torquay. This item can be shipped worldwide.