Delightful hand painted enamelled Tuscan teacup, saucer and tea plate trio. This set dates to circa 1936 and was manufactured by R.H.& S. L. Plant (Ltd), Tuscan Works, Longton, Staffordshire Potteries, England. It is decorated with raised bold pretty hand enamelled floral bouquets on a pale lilac background. Nice thick gold gilded rims on all pieces which are gently scalloped. The tea plate is a square shape with scalloped corners, typically Art Deco in style. Lovely Adelaide shape teacup with a tiny gilded floral motif on a looped handle.
Teacup height 6cm
Teacup diameter 9.8cm
Saucer diameter 14cm
Tea Plate diameter 15cm
Pattern No. 9534
CONDITION: In very good condition. Lovely bright colours. Just a touch of wear to the gold gilding on the saucer rim(click on About Our China for more details on condition).
Backstamp shows Tuscan China -B.G.M. – Tuscan – Made in England
The colours and pattern of this teacup trio are unique and this set was probably only one of a few made. It would make a splendid and special gift.