Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860

Childs 30 pc Miniature Dinner Service

Blue Banded Ball and Star

Livesley Powell Co Staffordshire England c 1860

This is an early miniature dinner set made for childs play or to accessorize an elegant Victorian dollhouse. The sturdy ironstone set is transfer printed in country blue with a repeating white ball and star within a blue band with a gently scalloped rim on the plates. Exquisite naive and winsome, a beautiful example of early 19th century miniature transferware.

Most of the pieces in the set are marked with an impressed “LP & Co Best”, signifying Livesley Powell & Co in the Staffordshire district in England from 1850-1866.

The set consists of 30 pieces comprised of:
~ 5 dinner plates, 4-1/2 inches in diameter;
~ 5 soup plates, 4-1/2 inches in diameter;
~ 5 luncheon plates, 3-3/4 inches in diameter (1 hairline crack);
~ 4 side plates, 2-3/4 inches in diameter (1 back chip, 1 crack);
~ 6 platters, graduating from 4-1/4 inches to 6 inches long;
~ 1 gravy pitcher, 2-1/2 inches tall;
~ 1 round serving tureen with lid, 5 inches diameter on low pedestal base;
~ 1 round tureen with lid and undertray, 3-1/4 inches tall.

The set is in near mint condition with no chips cracks or repairs. Crazing on only a few pieces, consistent with prior use. An extremely hard to find set, a great doll house dish set, a perfect addition to an advanced collection of miniature or dollhouse transferware and ceramics. A lovely example of an early miniature dinner set for a display with dolls, furniture and other Victorian childrens toys.

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Item ID: AA2709

Staffordshire Childs Blue Miniature Dollhouse Dinner Set c1860

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