13th Jan, 2023 9:30 GMT/BST

Country House

  Lot 72


Of Royal Interest: A Paragon China Tete-a-Tete, mid 20th century, decorated with flowersprays and swags within green "batwing" panels, printed mark, comprising:
teapot and cover
hotwater jug and cover
milk jug
sugar bowl
2 teacups
2 saucers
bread and butter plate
slop bowl
An Autograph Note from King George VI, dated February 414th, 1950
A Royal Doulton George V Coronation Commemorative Teacup and Saucer

Provenance: The tea service was a personal present from King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to James Edward Emmerson with most grateful thanks for many years of hard work on the Sandringham Estate

Sold for £160
Estimated at £100 - £150


Auction: Country House, 13th Jan, 2023

The Country House Sales offer an appealing mix of traditional antiques and curiosities, good furnishing pieces and specialist collectors’ items. The sales incorporate the contents of important properties and private collections as well as individually consigned lots redolent of the English Country House.

Part I (Day One) (Lots 1- 440): Glass, Ceramics, Oriental and Works of Art 

Part II (Day Two) (Lots 500-798): Carpets, Clocks and Furniture 

Part III (Day Two) (Lots 1000-1185): Pictures and Garden Furniture and Statuary 



Tuesday 10th January - Thursday 12th January 10am-4pm, Friday 13th January 10am-4pm (for Day Two of the sale only), and the morning of the sale from 8am

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