Lot 58 (The Valerie Cook Moorcroft Collection & Steiff Teddy Bears, 23rd September 2020)

A rare William Moorcroft silver overlaid 'Pomegranate' pattern three piece tea set, dated 1912, decorated with a band of pomegranates, leaves and berries against a light green shaded ground, each handle, rim and shoulder with silver overlay, the silver flowers wth engraved details, the teapot with green inscribed signature and 'Shreve & Company, San Francisco, 1912', the jug and bowl with green inscribed signature, all items impressed 719,

See Moocroft - A Guide to Moorcroft Pottery 1897 - 1993, Paul Atterbury, page 72, for similar decorated items.

Sold for £15,400


Condition report

No obvious faults.

 

A rare William Moorcroft silver overlaid 'Pomegranate' pattern three piece tea set, dated 1912, decorated with a band of pomegranates, leaves and berries against a light green shaded ground, each handle, rim and shoulder with silver overlay, the silver flowers wth engraved details, the teapot with green inscribed signature and 'Shreve & Company, San Francisco, 1912', the jug and bowl with green inscribed signature, all items impressed 719,

See Moocroft - A Guide to Moorcroft Pottery 1897 - 1993, Paul Atterbury, page 72, for similar decorated items.

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