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rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
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This bowl - or teacup - with a saucer used to have a note

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This bowl - or teacup - with a saucer used to have a note with it that said it was from the last 1700s or early 1800s. I've lost the note. I'd like to sell or donate this item. How much is it worth? What's the best way to sell or donate it?
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rarewares replied 3 months ago.

My name isCustomerand I would love to help.
Please use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures of the item and any marks, labels or writing.

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
I don't know why my pictures aren't uploading - i AM adding pix to all of these! I'll try again.
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Pictures and documentation
Expert:  rarewares replied 2 months ago.

Thank you for sending these photos.

This is a transferware tea cup handle less tea cup and saucer made by Williams Adams and Co of Stoke-On-Trent , Staffordshire, England.

The pattern is called The Sower and was produced from 1829 to 1861 in several different colors.

This cup and saucer have a current value of $25.00 (chip noted).

Some sites that I recommend for selling are,, Ebay and
You can also go to or and search their directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

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Expert:  rarewares replied 2 months ago.

I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.
Please do let me know.

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