ANTIQUE GRIMWADE BROTHERS WASHSTAND SET c1891-1900
Due to the combined size & weight of the pieces, these items do not qualify for combined postage. Due to the size, weight & extremely fragile nature of the set, it will be posted in multiple, oversize cartons to keep the pieces safe during transit. We have included the additional postage costs in the purchase price.
This exquisite & extremely rare, antique 5-piece porcelain washstand set is by Grimwade Bros; one of the prominent potteries of the 19th century. It is rare to find a complete matching set of this age that has been so well preserved. There is a 2cm section of restoration near the rim on the inside wall of the large bowl. There is also some rubbing to the gold trim on the pieces.
The set comprises:
- Pitcher: 30cm H x 27cm W (spout to handle);
- Large Basin: 40cm diameter x 14cm high
- Chamber Pot: 21cm diameter x 13.5cm high
- Soap dish with pierced draining cover: 12cm diameter
- Vase/Toothbrush Holder: 14.5cm high
Please contact us prior to purchase if you have questions regarding any of the pieces or would like additional photos.