Very Rare Vintage (1947) Adderley Chinese Blossom English Bone China Coffee Set. This set is in absolutely perfect as new condition despite being over 80 years old. There are no chips nor cracks and the marvellous generous 24ct gold gilding is in perfect condition.A fantastic set, Beautifully hand painted and gold gilded by a master craftsman of the highest order. The pictures do not do this set justice. Needs to be seen and handled to be fully appreciated. Please browse all 12 sets of photographs slides for size, weight and condition as they are self explanatory. Adderleys Ltd operated at the Daisy Bank Pottery in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, England producing high quality bone china and earthenware. 1936 to 1988 Adderley operated'Adderley Floral and Figurine China Co Ltd' at Adderley Works, Sutherland Road, Longton. Previously they were William Alsager Adderley and Co (1876 - 1905) and subsequently the company was taken over by Ridgway Potteries Ltd in 1947 but products continued to be produced under the Adderley name and it was after the take over that the 1789 date was incorporated in the mark design. The firm was actually originally officially known as "Adderleys Ltd" from 1906 until the takeover by Ridgway.
The mark'Royal Adderley' was also used after the 1947 merger, especially for bone china tea sets. 1936 - 1988 ware was produced at the Adderley Works, Sutherland Road, Longton under the name of Adderley Foral China. The item "Rare Vintage (1947) Adderley Chinese Blossom English Bone China Tea/Coffee Set" is in sale since Monday, December 25, 2017. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Porcelain/China\Adderley". The seller is "santoor-uk" and is located in Salford, Greater Manchester.
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