The Spice Carousel" by Lenox complete with Wood Rack

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 14, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

You are bidding on "The Spice Carousel" by Lenox. This set was produced in 1993. All 24 jars are made of fine procelain china and accented in gold. I believe it is 22K gold, but I don't know for sure. T are six jars per color; (please refer to pictures) yellow, pink, green and blue. Each jar measures 3-3/4", comes complete with lid and rubber stopper, and features a different carousel animal. All are in excellent condition with no chips or fading. The wooden rack has 3 tiers which hold 8 jars each and measures 16" tall x 18" wide x 6" deep and its widest points. The rack can be placed on a counter or other flat surface or hung on a wall with the attached metal fasteners on back (hooks or other hanging hardware is not included). The rack has brass accents which are slightly tarnished and t are a few scratches on the wooden rack, neither of which affect the beauty of this magnificent showpiece. I had this set on display in my smoke-free home for a short time. The spice jars never held spices. It was strictly for show.

This set was sold as a collectors/membership set. Each month I received 2 new spice jars and so forth until the final shipment which contained the wooden rack and the final four jars. This set is not manufactured anymore and cannot be bought in any Lenox store. I did not keep the original packaging but I can
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