1512 - This is identical form to a covered tureen marked by Philadelphia retail firm William Joseph Kerr China Hall, 191 Chestnut St. This firm is listed in A McElroys 1839 Philadelphia City Directory and continues at that address thru the mid-19. Joseph Kerr established a china business in Philadelphia, PA in 1826 and continued for about a quarter century which then continued with his three sons.
A set of buff china was ordered by Mary Lincoln in 1865 from the sons Joseph and James K Kerrs China Hall for the White House. 253766288853 -tureen, 253766310221 -cup&saucer, 263828012941.
Contact me for confirmation or additional options. Selection of items from local estates. The item "Soup tureen, roses, gilt, French porcelain, Vieux Old Paris, Rococo, c1850, 15" is in sale since Friday, July 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Bowls". The seller is "circa19century" and is located in Century, Florida.This item can be shipped to United States.