Finders trades in china from all over the world,
recently importing a large shipment of hard-to-find
patterns from the UK. Now with the assistance of online
trading these needed pieces will complete quality dinnerware
sets in a various homes across the world.
your requests on the database is a free service. As
items become available all those wanting that particular
pattern are notified simultaneously. Prices are based
on the rarity and quality of the china. "Teacups average
around AUD$44 each, stoneware cups sell for about AUD$22,
while one from Wedgwood's top-of-the-range Gold Florentine
pattern would be AUD$100."
his many contacts and satisfied customers, Managing
Director Ken Curry wryly admits that he still hasn't
been able to find the missing pieces for his grandmother's
dinner service. "So if anyone has a Royal Doulton
French Provincial dinner set, pattern number H4945,
I'd really love to hear from you."
Curry pictured above scouring
an English countryside boot sale for
oddments of English China.