A charming vintage English bone china 18 piece tea set comprising of 6 teacups, 6 saucers and 6 tea plates. This lovely tea set dates to circa 1940’s and was manufactured by Collingwood Bros (Ltd), Crown Works, Longton, Staffordshire Potteries, England. (From March 1948 to 1957 this firm was ‘Collingwood China Ltd’). This fine quality set is decorated with garlands of pretty hand painted peonies. The teacup is an elegant shape with a gently scalloped gold gilded rim, with further gilding on the teacup handle and foot. The saucer and tea plate also have scalloped edges with gold gilding. All the pieces are decorated with a wide border of mint green and hand painted garlands of pretty peonies and florals.
Teacup height 7cm
Teacup diameter 8.5cm
Saucer diameter 14cm
Tea Plate diameter 17.5cm
CONDITION: In excellent condition throughout.
Backstamp shows Collingwoods – Bone China – England – Estd 1796
Milk Jug and Sugar Bowl in the same pattern are available.
This is a very classy vintage tea set which is a beautiful addition to a fine tea table.