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After my mother died we found three old looking plates in
After my mother died we found three old looking plates in the back of a cupboard. I need to know if they have any value. plate one: Jesus with a flock of sheep, carrying a lamb. fluted edges (like a p… read more
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I have a mixed collection of salad sized plates with some different markings on the back . Four plates are marked with Theodore Haviland, France. Two of the four have just that mark in red ink. The ot… read more
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I have a set of plates, cups, saucers and pots marked with an anchor Limoge mark and also a reddish mark reading A. Lanternier. It was given to me by my mother who stated it was a chocolate set. This … read more
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I have a complete set of limoge WG&co china. Pale pink and green trim with gold edge on handles and top and bottom. The set has Demi tas to teacups and saucers. Dinner, salad dessert plates. Numerous … read more
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I have two plates (made for hanging) I'm wondering about. Given to me by a great uncle who just died at 101. 6-8" round with "scalloped" gold gilded edges Hand painted - signed by Geo Z Lefton Back ha… read more
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I have 62 pieces of Thun china, Bohemia, Czechosloviakia, pattern
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Royal Stafford Bone china England. Set of 12 10.5" dinner
Royal Stafford Bone china England. Set of 12 10.5" dinner & 8"salad plates, Cups & saucers small 6" oval bowls bowls, Creamer, sugar 2 oval 9"serving bowls, one 9" round covered bowl, gravey w/ separa… read more
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Hi, I have a set of dishes marked By Appointment Souvenier
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Hello - I have 12 place settings of Shelley cream colored with
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OK, here's the detail: 6 desert plates with gold edging & about 1 1/4" of pale blue around rim with 2 lg poppies & leaves. Single smaller poppies appear in 2 other places around the rim. Plate center … read more
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I just obtained an old china plate. Very fancy (hand painted
I just obtained an "old" china plate. Very fancy (hand painted floral design)Pink and yellow roses on a pale green background with faux gold trim around raised and scalloped edge. There are no chips o… read more
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