Coffee Service

Battle of the Nile service

Pick of the week: Bidders battle for Naples Nelson porcelain

20 February 2023

Elements of an important Naples porcelain service made after the Battle of the Nile have resurfaced at auction in the US.


Services surface from a country house

02 January 2023

Dreweatts’ (25% buyer’s premium) ‘part II’ sale of Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art at the end of last year included Chinese export porcelain from ‘the china store of a Somerset country house’.


Rare version of Meissen's modern coffee service emerges Dusseldorf

02 March 2020

Having been heavily criticised for its antiquated designs at the World Exhibition of 1900 in Paris, the Meissen porcelain factory commissioned avant-garde designers to produce more vibrant pieces.