Roseville Magnolia Tea Pot Set Teapot Creamer Sugar NR

Up for bid is a beautiful Roseville Magnolia Tea Set, which includes the tea pot (teapot), lid, creamer and sugar. All 3 pieces are marked Roseville USA on the bottom (see scan), Tea pot is also marked 4 and stands 7 and 6/16" at the top of the handle. Creamer is marked 4c and is 3 ¼" tall at the handle and the sugar is also marked 4s and stands 2 and 5/16" tall at the handle. I believe that this set was introduced in the early 1940's, and that it is very rare to find all four pieces still together. The teapot with lid does NOT have any interior stains or cracks but does have a chip (see scan) which is approximately ¼" by ¼" on one of the black twigs/vines, it is mostly under the twig area but can be viewed when looking directly at the piece, t are also a few very small fleabites on one of the vines and a fleabite on the tip of the spout (see scan). T are also some areas that I am unsure if they were painted like this to begin with or it they are rubs, one area is on the handle (see photo), the lid also shows some small "dots" of uncolored area around the edge of the lid (see scan). Creamer is in very good condition with no chips or cracks. Sugar does have some very small fleabites on the vines, but t are some areas on the center of the flowers (pinkish area) that look like they are rubbed off of paint and glaze, these "rubs" are ... read more