Coalport cup and saucer

An attractive Regency period Coalport cup and saucer of London shape, the cup with distinctive flared rim and elegant handle, the saucer of typically deep shape. The inside of the cup decorated, as with the saucer, with flowing gilt motifs and reserves of brightly painted garden flowers all against a rich cobalt blue ground.

For a service with the same decoration see Michael Messenger 'Coalport 1795-1926' Colour Plate 10.

Date: Circa 1820
Height: Cup 2 3/8 inches (6 cm)  Saucer: Width 5 1/2 inches (14 cm)
Condition: Good with no gilt wear just some fine crazing to the saucer.
Item No. B 508.

Price: £ 130