Gorgeous Vintage J.C. Bavaria 1900's Hand Painted "Purple, Green, & Yellow Grapes" 11 Pc. Cider Set by the Artist, "C.E. Sammel"
Fresh from a suburban Chicago Estate & a private collection is this outstanding 11 Pc hand painted Fruit Decor Cider Set decorated on Bavaria, Limoges, & Austria blanks.
The beautiful hand painted Fruit Decor Cider Set which consist of 10 tumblers & one Cider Pitcher measures as follows; Cider Pitcher: 6-7/8" tall & 9" long from outer spout to outer handle & Tumbler: 2-5/8" tall. The beautiful Cider Pitcher has been wonderful decorated with vibrant "Purple & Yellow/Green Grapes against background colors of deep forest green, cream green, cream yellow, deep yellow brown, cream brown, & several shades of light cream lavender. The inner spout & rim area has been heavily gilded in gold. The matching Tumblers, which were decorated by a different Artist displays "Purple & Yellow Grapes" against a background of light cream yellow & light cream blue. The tumblers have all been accented with gold decor on the rim.
The attractive hand painted "Grapes" 11 Pc Set is in very good condition and totally free of chips, cracks, or other damage with one tumbler having a top rim nick. The gold is excellent on all the pieces. It appears that the beautiful Cider Set was used for displays these past 100 years.
The Cider Pitcher displays a "J & C & T" Bavaria mark, while the 10 tumblers display either a Limoges "France" mark or an early "O. E & G. Austria" mark. The beautiful Cider Pitcher has been signed by the Artist, "C.E. Sammel" while some of the tumblers have been signed by the Artist, "Murchouse".
The beautiful Cider Set shows and displays exceptionally well.
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NOTE: Please view other beautiful pieces that came from this old time Estate including newly listed....3 Cider Pitchers & 2 Tankards.
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