Rare Souvenir Barron Falls Cairns N.Q. Queensland Australia Atlas China Set!

Rare Souvenir Barron Falls Cairns N.Q. Queensland Australia Atlas China Set!

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An item that has been used previously. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
Seller Notes:Eight pieces in all as shown. Two cups have damage, one has an inside crack and a chip on the lip as shown. The other cup has a chip on the lip as shown. Butter does not have a base, only the handled cover as shown. Pitcher has some slight cracks visible. All the transfers look great!
Country/Region of Manufacture:United KingdomSouvenir China:Australia
Type:Fine Bone ChinaGold Rimmed:Several Chips or Cracks as denoted

Here is a rare set of eight souvenir bone china pieces from Cairns North Queensland Australia!

This is a nice little set! It consists of a five cups, a saucer, a small milk pitcher and a butter dish lid. Each has an early transfer image of a beautiful waterfall! The transfer illustration says"Barron Falls, A Souvenir From Cairns".Each base is marked"Atlas China, Stoke On Trent, Grimwade England".Has Atlas holding up the globe!

The cup measure approx. 3" tall by 3" across. The saucer is 5" across. And the pitcher is 4" tall. The butter cover measures approx. 6"x4"x4". Each has a pretty gold decoration as shown (unsure if 14k or not).

Condition is very good on three of the cups with no chip or cracks. Only the lightest of wear. The other two cups each has damage. One has a rim chip and a crack as shown. The other has a rim chip as shown. The pitcher has some visible cracks. The saucer has no damage and the butter cover has no damage.

TheBarron Falls(Aboriginal:Din Din) is a steep tiered cascade waterfall on the Barron River located where the river descends from the Atherton Tablelands to theCairns coastal plain, in Queensland, Australia.Cairnsis a city in the Cairns Region, Queensland, Australia. It is on the east coast of Far North Queensland. The city is the 5th-most-populous in Queensland and ranks 14th overall in Australia.Cairns was founded in 1876 and named afterWilliam Wellington Cairns,Governor of Queenslandfrom 1875 to 1877. It was formed to serve miners heading for the Hodgkinson River goldfield, but declined when an easier route was discovered fromPort Douglas. It later developed into a railhead and major port for exporting sugar cane, gold and other metals, minerals and agricultural products from surrounding coastal areas and theAtherton Tablelandregion.

This set is being sold as-is with the noted condition issues above. Still a nice early travel souvenir!

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