A superb and necessarily scare large scale set of four (4) pieces of cobalt jasper dip tea ware by Wedgwood to commemorate the sesquicentennial of George Washingtons inauguration in 1939. The teapot & lid, sugar bowl & lid, creamer and milk jug are ornamented with like patriotic motifs featuring a relief medallion of a naval vessel presumably the USS Constitution and an American Eagle with a banner in its claw with rosettes and olive branch lines.
This tea ware set was produced in limited edition for B. Condition: This Wedgwood Sesquicentennial jasper dip tea set is in very good condition. There are few slight surface scuffs such as on one lid (see picture).
The given scuff reveals the white jasper body under the cobalt dip (see photos). Glaze: Interior space with a clear glaze. Dimensions by type of object: Teapot 9-1/4 EST (front to back0). Sugar bowl & lid 5-1/4 EST (diameter without lid). Cream jug 5 EST (diameter).Marked: B ALTMAN & CO NEW YORK - HENDRIK HUDSON HALF MOON - WASHINGTON INAUGUARTION AND SESQUICENTENNIAL 1789 - 1939 - WEDGWOOD, ENGLAND (printed). Marks by Type of object: Teapot: WEDGWOOD (impressed) MADE IN ENGLAND (impressed) 24 (impressed) esoteric symbol (impressed). Sugar bowl & lid: WEDGWOOD (impressed) MADE IN ENGLAND (impressed) 30 (impressed) A (impressed) esoteric symbol (impressed). Cream jug: WEDGWOOD (impressed) MADE IN ENGLAND (impressed) 30 (impressed) esoteric symbol (impressed).
Jug: WEDGWOOD (impressed) MADE IN ENGLAND (impressed) 36 (impressed) J (impressed) O (impressed) esoteric symbol (impressed). The item "Wedgwood Cobalt Dip Jasper Tea Set Sesquicentennial George Washington 1789-1939" is in sale since Monday, February 1, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Wedgwood". The seller is "jupitersrecessroberto" and is located in Hamilton, Virginia.This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.
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