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Overall in good decorative order and ready to use. Some typical minor glaze staining to a few pieces and minor typical areas of wear, especially to brown-line rims. Typical glaze crazing. In further detail: A two-handled circular soup-tureen, cover and stand - the stand 31.3 cm. wide; the tureen with three small chips to the interior edge of the rim, where the covers sits and not visible when cover in place; the cover with a small flat chip to the underside edge of the finial; flat retouched chip to rim of stand. Three shaped circular vegetable-tureens and two covers - tureens 24.3 cm. wide; one tureen with light staining to interior and one cover with finial broken through at base and restuck. Four oval serving-platters, in two sizes - largest size 42 cm. wide; smaller size 37 cm. wide; the two smaller examples with some very slight staining/crazing to glaze. A footed tazza - 24cm. wide and 14 cm. high; in good order. Two two-handled stands - 27.8 cm. wide; slight crazing, but in good order. A shaped square dish - 21 cm. wide; in good order. A sauce-tureen, cover and ladle - tureen 19 cm. wide across handles; tureen with very minor chip to inside edge of upper rim where cover sits; cover and ladle in good order. An oval divided serving-dish - 21 cm. wide; short hairline crack to rim. A two-handled rectangular tray with canted corners - 40 cm. wide; minor flaking to enamels of pink flowers, slight glaze staining to reverse; overall in good order. Three muffin-dishes and one cover - 21 cm. wide; in good order. A seven-piece oval supper-set - 41.3 cm. wide overall; slight staining, overall in good order. A four-piece circular supper-set - 32.5 cm. wide overall; slight staining, overall in good order. Two octagonal vases - 14 cm. high; one in good order, the other with crescent-shaped section of rim broken and crudely restored. A sauceboat - 20 cm. long; hairline crack to handle near upper rim and some staining. An oval serving-bowl - 26 cm. wide; staining to interior and exterior. A lozenge-shaped dish - 30 cm. wide; two flat chips to footrim. Nine dinner-plates - 25.5 cm. wide; one with short hairline crack to rim, visible only on reverse; several with minor typical staining, but overall in good order. Eight octagonal starter-plates - 21.7 cm. wide; overall in good order. Eight crescent-shaped salad-plates - 20.5 cm. wide; six with slight staining but overall in good order. Eight soup-plates - 25.5 cm. wide; in good order. Nine smaller soup-plates - 23.5 cm. wide; in good order. Seven two-handled broth-cups, in two sizes - three examples 14.3 cm. wide across handles; one cracked; four examples 13 cm. wide across handles; in good order. Seven covers - various sizes, largest 12 cm. wide; various knops, some fitting the broth-cups; one with small chip to underside of rim, two with minor chips to flower and leaf finial. Eight luncheon-plates - 23 cm. wide; some minor wear to brown-line rims and very slight staining to several but overall in good order. Eight dessert-plates - 21 cm. wide; one with faint glaze starcrack to centre, not visible on reverse; overall in good order. Nine side-plates - 18 cm. wide; one with starcrack to centre and lacking green enamel on parrot; overall in good order. Seven large dinner-plates with moulded compartments - 27.2 cm. wide; one with stained glaze crack to front; overall in good order. Eight dessert-bowls - 20.8 cm. wide; overall in good order. Four small breakfast-bowls - 15 cm. wide; in good order. Eight cake-plates - 16.3 cm. wide; in good order. Six small dishes - 12.8 cm. wide; in good order. Six condiment-dishes - 10.3 cm. wide; one with small chip to footrim; five with some staining. Three shallow circular dishes - 16 cm. wide; in good order. A teapot and cover - 13.5 cm. high; in good order. Another smaller teapot and cover - 10.5 cm. high; in good order. A milk-jug - 11 cm. high; in good order. Ten teacups, various sizes - largest 7 cm. high; in good order. Nine coffee-cups, various sizes - 6 cm. high; one with restored chip to upper rim; six stained. Thirty-five saucers, various sizes and forms - each approx. 13 to 16 cm. wide.; one with hairline crack to rim; minor staining; overall in good order, Four egg-cups - 6 cm. high; in good order.