Porcelain cabaret set by T Ford moulded as baskets with Chinamen as handles, c. 1875
English bone china cabaret set in the Chinoiserie manner, moulded as wicker baskets with oriental figures sitting on top, with highlights in a soft turquoise. Impressed mark to saucer ‘CF’, for Charles Ford of Cannon Street, Staffordshire, 1874-1904. Circa 1875. Comprising : Teapot, sugar bowl and creamer, cup & saucer and tray.
restorations including corner of tray, head on teapot, chip to spout of teapot restored, small chip to jug handle restored, faint hairline within footrim of suacer.