Rare Shelley Hilda Cowham Ducks Nursery Ware Trio.c.1924. For Sale
Rare Shelley Hilda Cowham DUCKS nursery ware trio.C.1924.
Black print. yellow and black ducks. Children looking at a duck and her ducklings on a pond. Printed and enamelled in tones of pink, green, red, blue yellow, grey and black. Deep royal blue ring handle and trim.
The rhyme on the cup is: " Here are the Ducks Quack ! Quack ! They'll swim over the pond And they wont come back. Alack ! Alack !.the rhyme on the side plate is: Here are the Ducks Quack ! Quack !
All 3 pieces are in excellent clean condition with nochips,cracks or crazing. One small very faint light surface scratch on the side plate can only be seen under very close scrutiny otherwise all items are free from scratching. Ann odd tiny glaze imperfection on the side plate. There are no signs that this set has ever been used except for display purposes. All 3 pieces have an excellent "ping" to them. There is no fading to the pattern and all paintwork/enamelling is in very good order.
The backstamp is the 1912-1925 cartouche.
Approximate measurements:base diameter of footed cup 49mm (1.9 inches) /across top 68mm (2.7 inches) / height 71mm (2.75 inches)/ diameter of side plate 150mm (5.9 inches) / diameter of saucer 140mm (5.5 inches)
This highly sought after trio would makean excellent addition for someone.
Please feel free to e-mail me if you have any questions.
Postage and packaging costwithin the U.K. via Royal Mail Special Delivery = £9.25
Postage and packagingcostwithin Europe via International Signed For Airmail = £13.50
Postage and packagingcost to Australia & New Zealand via International Signed For Airmail = £19.50
Postage and packaging cost rest of the world via International Signed For Airmail = £19
You can have peace of mind that this item will be securely packaged to a very high standard using very good quality packaging materials including a brand new double walled box.
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Rare Shelley Hilda Cowham Ducks Nursery Ware Trio.c.1924. : $227