An early 19th century porcelain part tea set, probably Miles Mason, with gilt decoration, the teapot restored (box) See illustration
Report by GH
No numbers or marks on the back of any of the items in the lot.
Report by NG
Teapot and cover, 14 cm high:
Cover chipped and with firing cracks. Teapot broken into several pieces, sellotape and glue repaired. Handle cracked.
Jug, 8 cm high:
Heavily crazed and stained. Crack to rim. Base/tip of handle broken off.
Sugar box and cover, 12 cm high:
Heavily crazed and stained. Finial with metal repair and area around finial cracked. Box also cracked.
Slop bowl, 14.5 cm diameter:
Oval teapot stand, 17 x 14.5 cm:
Impressed M.MASON. Heavily crazed and stained. Two large black areas in production and another hidden in the border.
Two plates, 19 cm diameter - production fault with stray glaze to centre and the other 20 cm diameter - heavily crazed and stained and cracked.
One wavy body cup, 6.5 cm high - body and handle cracked.
Eleven 13.5 cm diameter saucers:
Four cracked, three heavily crazed and stained, one riveted, three others with general wear.
Ten 6 cm high coffee cans, seven cracked, three heavily crazed and stained.
Eleven 5.5 cm high teacups:
One with metal repair to handle, two cracked, others crazed and stained.
Service has been used and signs of wear and rubbing consistent with age and use.