Madelena Antiques & Collectables

Holdcroft Majolica 3 piece nut tea set

Victorian, circa 1870. 6.1ins high, 9.1ins wide, 4.7ins depth. Holdcroft Majolica teapot, sugar pot and creamer which features nuts, decorated with leaves and flowers

. Colouration: brown, green, turquoise, are predominant.

The piece bears maker's marks for the Holdcroft pottery.

Book reference not found.


CONDITION: Sugar: Good. Two tight hairlines to rim of sugar.

One chip and one flake to underside of rim of cover.

Some wear to rim.

KILN EFFECTS: stained crazing to the interior.

RESTORATION: Filled chips to under rim

Teapot: Good. No restoration. Flaking to some of the high points of the molding.

Slight wear to spout.

KILN EFFECTS: shrinkage line to the top of the handle;

stilt mark to the flange of the cover.

Creamer: Good. No restoration. Two hairlines to rim.

Small chip to one foot.

KILN EFFECTS: Shrinkage line to spout.

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