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I have a japenese tea set which was my grandads the cups

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Hi i have a japenese tea set which was my grandads the cups have a. Lady in the bottom of the cups. I was trying to see if they were valuable as if they are i need to get them insured. The plates have the marking mbs fine china japan.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Just added more pics hope this helps
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


You have a vintage mid 20th century porcelain tea set from Japan made by MBS Fine China with hidden geisha lithophane image on the cup bottoms. The suggested insurance or replacement value for your tea set is $300 - $400 on today's market.


Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


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