An elegant English fine bone china teacup and saucer duo. Manufactured in circa 1960s, this duo was produced exclusively for the reputable retailers ‘The Guild of Specialist China & Glass Retailers’, by Duchess China, Uttoxeter Road, Longton, England. The duo is designed in the pattern called ‘Lansbury’, with pretty pastel pink and pale lilac floral motifs on crisp white background. The rims of both teacup and the saucer are gently scalloped with a gilded finish. The shape of the teacup is Gainsborough and sits on a small pedestal foot. The handle is looped with a prominent thumb rest and gilded on both sides.
Teacup height 7.5cm
Teacup diameter 8.5cm
Saucer diameter 14cm
Pattern No. 518
Condition: In excellent condition. Intact gilding and nice bright colours. It looks like new.
Back stamp shows ‘Made Specially For’ The Guild of Specialist China & Glass Retailers – Duchess Bone China