"The lids themselves are quite interesting - I am not sure if they are EPNS or may be even pewter - if they are EPNS one would expect them to be marked - going by the beaten effect I have a feeling they may be pewter, but I am not sure - good luck…"
"G'day Sharon - this is a very interesting set of dishes - I particularly like the beaten finish on the metal lids - the lids look to be EPNS - are there any hallmarks. The makers mark dates to the early 1930's - it looks to be a transfer…"
"Hi ..would you be interested i starting any group(s) on your topics of expertise
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"Hi Bruce, Very Nice site indeed! What I mostly collect is English and American (Griffin, Smith and Hill) Victorian Majolica. I stick mostly to vases, plates, and Pitchers. I just recently purchased a large Royal Doulton Charger. But, I really like…"
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Hi Bruce, Very Nice site indeed! What I mostly collect is English and American (Griffin, Smith and Hill) Victorian Majolica. I stick mostly to vases, plates, and Pitchers. I just recently purchased a large Royal Doulton Charger. But, I really like the old Lambeth pieces by RD. I also own two of the Minton Sessionist pieces, a Huge Pitcher and and square bowl, They are gorgeous! Thank you for sharing your lovely pieces with us! Vicki
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