This is a Magnificent Tiffany Dinner Service in Mint Condition. It has been in our family for close to 75 years and as dealers we are offering this publicly for sale for the first time. It is made by Minton, for Tiffany, in England. The pattern is called Somerset.It is a set for 12. It consists of 16 Dinner Plates, 12 Appetizer and 12 Dessert Plates, 18 Bread and Butter Plates, 12 Soup Bowls, and 12 Demitasse Cups and 12 Saucers. The sizes are as follows, Dinner Plates 10 and Five Eighths inches wide, Bread and Butter 6.25 inches wide, Appetizer and Dessert 8 inches wide, Soup Bowls 8 inches wide, and Demitasse and Saucers standard. The set is Circa Mid 20th century.
It has fluted green edges with a gold and white center. THIS REPRESENTS AN EXCELLENT INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY AS THE SET WOULD RETAIL FAR IN EXCESS OF THIS PRICE IF ONE COULD ASSEMBLE THE NECESSARY PIECES. This set is marked by Tiffany on the majority of the plates and comes with the original New York Tiffany felt dividers for the plates, etc.
This set was retailed by Tiffany's in the 1940's and 1950's. Minton discontinued this pattern in 1970, making it even more desirable.
People who search for this pattern can only find a very limited selection. It is an extremely desirable and rare set. It is in perfect condition. Even more remarkable is not only the condition but the fact that a set of this size is intact and can accommodate a dinner party of 12. Finding a set exactly like this today would next to impossible.There are no chips or cracks anywhere. It is in MINT CONDITION. IF YOU ARE UNHAPPY WITH THE SERVICE SIMPLY RETURN IT. SIMILAR TIFFANY MINTON FULL SETS FROM THE 1940'S AND 1950'S APPROACH 35,000 DOLLARS. This set must be professionally packed in double boxes, with foam, peanuts and bubble wrap. A preliminary estimate for packing is 750 dollars. The item "TIFFANY CHINA SERVICE 1940'S FOR 12 SOMERSET MINTON ONLY COMPLETE SET AVAILABLE" is in sale since Wednesday, March 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Minton".
The seller is "thekingcompany1" and is located in Mattituck, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.