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Glenda B.
Glenda B., Antiques Appraiser
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 22554
Experience:  40+ yrs. Experience, 40+yrs.Dealer buying/selling antiques.14+ yrs. Antique Store Owner. Member of AOA, AADA. Advanced studies in Antiques at University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
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We lost all my moms China in a fire, we are trying to find

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We lost all my moms China in a fire, we are trying to find it. She bought it in 1959 it was Ivory with a gold trim and had a single pink rosebud in the middle. Would you have any idea of what it might be?
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Is there anything else the Antiques Appraiser should be aware of?
Customer: It might of had a crackled look.
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

Hello

This is your answer, please rate this after reading it. This is important to me getting credit for my work.

I believe you are looking for Bavaria Ivory Gold Trim Single Rose Bud Made in Germany #346 like this: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Bavaria-Ivory-Gold-Trim-4-Plate-Single-Rose-Bud-Made-in-Germany-346-/122231135683?hash=item1c758b1dc3:g:p7YAAOSwZVlXjmSI

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Customer: replied 15 days ago.
No that is not it. It was a small rosebud, in the middle. Only a bud, not opened up at all. Any other ideas?
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

How about this

http://www.laurelleaffarm.com/item-pages/collectibles/roses/betsy-rose-tray.htm

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
No, only the bud hardly any vine and the bud is small.
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

Hello

Ok, let me do some more research, I will see if I can find it.

Do you know who made it?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
No, that had been our issue with finding the pattern. She lived in Montana if that helps at all and it was the China she picked out when the got married in 1959.
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

Does she remember what store?

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
She died 26 yrs ago and the fire was 2 years after she died. My Dad doesn't remember anything.
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

Oh ok, I will continue to find pieces for you to look at! Maybe I can find it for you. I will check back in the morning.

Customer: replied 15 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 15 days ago.

you are welcome

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
I talked to my dad, he said they registered for it in Miles City, MT @ Stockhills Jewelry. The store is no longer open.
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 14 days ago.

Hello

ok, that tells me it would be fine china. I will do some research.

Expert:  Glenda B. replied 13 days ago.

Hello

Could this be it ?

http://www.replacements.com/webquote/giegie29.htm

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
No, it had gold trim on the edges and just the bud of a rose in the middle and they were ivory.
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 13 days ago.

Hello

I do not believe they will be found. I suggest you contact customer service and request a refund since I have not found them for you. I am completely out of places to look. The set may never have been recorded anywhere to be found

You can do so by calling them 1(###) ###-####/p>

Glenda

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Thanks for trying!
Expert:  Glenda B. replied 13 days ago.

No problem