Beautiful tea set designed by Gio Ponti, the most important Italian architect and designer from the Mid Century Modern era, made by the oldest and most famous Italian porcelain and pottery factory Richard Ginori. An extremely hard to find design! This design, shape and marks on pieces bottom indicates the set is from the late 1920s. There are five different marks on this set.C ups and saucers : marked in green Richard Ginori Made in Italy and the San Cristoforo design. C ake plates : green mark and also the numbers 6 3/411 and 368. Green mark and also the number 4066.
Green mark and also the number 19-35-5. Green mark and also the numbers 17-35-5. Total of 27 pieces that comprises.
2 ¾ high, 3 ½ dia. 5 high, 6 ½ dia. 4 high, 4 ¾ dia. Handle to handle 6 ½. Excellent with no chips or cracks.
No chips or cracks, a small spot of painting missing on handle. No chips or cracks, a kind of hairline it is not! Because is under the glazing, it is from factory and some dark spots, also under the glazing, both details on lid. Spots of painting missing on beak and handle (it is not glazed but it does not seem to be a restoration, it´s very hard to understand what happened) and a very small chip 1/8 dia. If you have any questions, don´t hesitate to contact me!The item "ANTIQUE GIO PONTI RICHARD GINORI ART DECO PORCELAIN TEA SET 27 PCS VINTAGE" is in sale since Monday, April 5, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Ginori". The seller is "carla*zaz" and is located in Novo Hamburgo. This item can be shipped worldwide.