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    James K. Polk: Porcelain Tea Cup. 2.75" tall porcelain tea cup with flared rim. A hand-painted portrait of "James K. Polk." appears on the front above an encircling wreath. The interior of the rim and the handle have gilt banding. The decorator's initials, "Rn." appear on the bottom. Likely produced in France in the 1845-1850 period. Polk material is, as a rule, highly elusive, with few exceptions. This is the only piece of Polk political china we have seen. It is a beauty in great condition.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    14th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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