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Dorothy C. Thorpe China Set | by HousingWorksPhotos
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Dorothy C. Thorpe China Set

* Glorious cobalt and azure wash with slightly offset gold metallic floral and leaf pattern

* Slightly raised relief with over glaze enamel decal

* All are marked Dorothy C. Thorpe California with her hallmark

* 12 crudite plates (7.75w x 1h)

* 6 dinner plates (10.25w x 1h)

* 10 bread plates (6.25w x 0.75h)

* 9 teacups (4.75w x 4d x 2.5h)

* 7 saucers (6w x 0.75h)

* Special watercolor tone blue glaze to interior of cups

* One saucer is stained

* Interior to cups are naturally irregular in coloration from glazing process

* Some gold is worn off the surface

* Definitely not dishwasher safe

* A rarity to find in blue, usually found in orange

 

 

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Taken on March 11, 2009