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Doris - dfm925, Pres, Owner Nashville Appraisals Corporation
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I have a 12 piece setting (Dinner plates, Sandwich plates,

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I have a 12 piece setting (Dinner plates, Sandwich plates, salad plates, cup and saucers with 2 gravy boats, 2 butter dishes, tea pot, 2 large serving dishes, 2 medium serving dishes, 2 oval serving bowls, sugar and creamer. It is Titan Ware, Hand Painted, R. 459174 It's stamped with the Royal Ivory England est. 1657 stamp
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Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 4 months ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
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Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thanks, ***** ***** forward to hearing. I do not have interest in selling it. It's been in the family for a few generations and was just passed to mine. It will be my kids some day. Just wondering the value. It fits right in with our 1880's Victorian.
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 4 months ago.

The Titian Ware Series was produced by Wm Adams & Sons who were business ca1900 - 1940 in Staffordshire, UK.

Your pattern was first registered in 1900-1909 (R 459174).

My research and calculations indicate that your hand painted set has a retail vintage asking price of $2260-2360 assuming good condition.

A private seller to a dealer or at auction can expect 30-60% of retail value.

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Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 4 months ago.

Hi there!
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