Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Early 19th century, all with a floral motif, to include a teapot, plate, and creamer, also to include a pitcher with posey reading "More friends Less needs of them," all unmarked.
Tallest 6.75 in. The Lifelong Collection of Keith and Caroline Gray, Charlotte, NC.
Keith and Caroline Gray were passionate about antiques, art, and history. Together they attended antique shows and auctions for decades – assembling a collection particularly strong on American coin silver, Asian art, historical documents, early images, and English ceramics. Both were longtime supporters of the Mint Museum in Charlotte, with Caroline serving in multiple capacities from docent to a member of the acquisitions board and trustee. Caroline translated her love of material culture into a successful career, becoming a certified property appraiser in Charlotte.
Fritting; surface wear and areas of loss; creamer with tight hairline; overall age appropriate condition.