A truly delightful vintage English bone china tea set, consisting of six Pembroke shaped teacups and six saucers decorated in the Pompadour pattern. Manufactured in 1953, by E. Brain & Co Ltd, Foley China Works, Fenton Staffordshire Potteries (previously Coalport China which was taken over in 1953). The teacups have a generous wide brim with gilded scalloped rims and an elegant elongated ring handle. The set is decorated with sprays of charming pink roses, forget-me-nots and violets on a crisp white background. The pattern extends to the inner side of the teacups and a small central motif in the base. The saucers rims are gently scalloped and gilded creating an overall romantic look.
Teacup height 6cm
Teacup diameter 10cm
Saucer diameter 14cm
CONDITION: In very good condition. There are a few tiny firing spots and two teacups have very small stray paint spots. These characteristics are commensurate with age (click on About Our China for more details about condition).
Backstamp shows EB – Foley Bone China – Made in England.
Perfect for a summer afternoons tea