A pretty hand painted teacup and saucer duo, manufactured by Shore & Coggins under the name ‘Bell China’, High Street, Endesor Works, Longton, Staffordshire Potteries, England. Brightly painted butterflies and English garden flowers decorate the teacup and saucer on a crisp white background. The rims are gilded and gently scalloped with hand painted grey coloured swags of leaves encircling the edges. The teacup has a nice rounded body with a simple looped handle.
Teacup height 7cm
Teacup diameter 7.6cm
Saucer diameter 14.3cm
Pattern No. 2038
Condition: In good vintage condition. The colours are bright. There is rubbing of the gilding around teacup and saucer rims. This is commensurate with age and use. (Click on About Our China for more details on condition).
Back stamps shows Bell China – Made in England