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Extensive Assembled Herend "Rothschild Bird" Dinner Service

some ca. 1939, Hungarian, the set including sixteen dinner plates, dia. 10-1/2", sixteen salad/dessert plates, dia. 6", fifteen flat cups, h. 2", and seven saucers, dia. 5-3/4", a pair of demitasse cups, h. 2-1/4", and a pair of saucers, dia. 2-1/4", seven cups with scrolled handles, h. 3-1/4", and seven matching saucers, dia. 6", now with seven added covers with strawberry finials, a covered vegetable dish with a lemon knop, h. 6-3/4", dia. 9", a coffeepot with a bird finial, h. 6", w. 8-1/2", d. 5", a small covered sugar, h. 3", dia. 3-1/4", a cream jug, h. 3-1/2", dia. 3", a coffeepot stand, dia. 6", a cake plate, w. 10-3/4", d. 9-1/2", a coaster, dia. 3", a dinner bell, h. 2-3/4", eight crescent-form salad plates, w. 6-3/4", d. 5", and a shell-form condiment dish, h. 4", w. 11", d. 11".

Provenance: Descended in the family of Florra Root Cody, Houston, Texas.


**In overall excellent, "like new" condition with no evidence of actual use. PIECES NOT INCLUDED IN DESCRIPTION: Ten bread and butter plates: Excellent, dia. 6". Coffeepot with rose finial: Tiny loss and flake to edge of one petal of finial, otherwise excellent, h. 8-3/4", w. 7-1/4", d. 4-1/2". Sixteen dinner plates: Excellent. Correct dia. 10-1/4". Sixteen salad plates: Excellent. Correct dia. 7-1/2". Fifteen flat cups: Excellent FIFTEEN (NOT seven) saucers: Excellent. Correct dia. 5-1/4". Pair demitasse cups: Excellent Pair saucers:Excellent. Correct dia. 4-1/2". EIGHT (NOT seven) cups with scrolled handles: Excellent EIGHT (NOT seven) matching saucers: Excellent. Correct dia. 5-5/8". Seven added covers: One with old restored break across and adjacent flake chip with loss to interior flange, the rest excellent, dia. 3-1/4". Covered vegetable dish: Excellent TEAPOT (NOT COFFEEPOT) with bird finial: Excellent. Correct h. 5-1/2", w. 9", d. 5". Covered sugar: Excellent Cream jug: Excellent. Correct h. 3-3/4". Coffeepot stand: Excellent. Correct dia. 6-1/2". Cake plate: Excellent. Correct w. 11". Coaster: Excellent. Correct dia. 3-1/4". Dinner bell: Excellent Eight crescent plates: Excellent. Correct w. 7-1/2". Condiment dish: Excellent. Correct w. 13-1/2", d. 13-1/2".

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Herend "Rothschild Bird" Dinner Service

Estimate $2,500 - $4,000May 18, 2019