A Shelley Queen Anne pattern tea service, peach and grape designs, comprising pair of square serving plates, cream jug and sugar bowl, 12 side plates, 11 tea cups, 12 saucers plus 1 broken cup, reg. no. 723404, pattern no. 11498.
Estimate £200 - £300Sold for £120
The sugar bowl has a hairline crack through one of the faceted sides, decoration rubbed, one cup is broken in half, one cup has a hairline crack running from top edge down virtually to the base, all other ten cups good condition just slightly grubby and lightly worn, one side plate the back stamp is quite worn possibly a second but we aren't sure otherwise all are quite heavily knife marked and decoration rubbed, both sandwich plates again have knife marks and lightly worn, 2 of the saucers have some under glaze cracks all have some surface scratching/knife marks decoration lightly rubbed, and all pieces have some crazing.
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