I give full condition reports for each item, please feel free to contact me for further details. RARE Georgian tea set from one of England's oldest potteries, Coalport in Shropshire c1750. The two Rose brothers, John and Thomas, each set up their own pottery on opposite sides of the canal producing fine tableware for the luxury market. However it was the elder brother John Rose who became famous for his pottery, having his own distinct style, and the factories were joined circa 1815.
Now highly collectable this quality tea set, although unmarked as most were in the early years, is typical of the era having a gentle scalloped London shape. Made of early white bone china each piece has been hand painted with floral sprays in bright enamels, has a cobalt blue band, a wide garland of gilded vines and gilded rims. Rare trio in super condition with no crazing.Tea cup - 5.5 cm x 9.5 cm. Coffee cup - 6 cm x 8 cm diameter. Saucer - 14.7 cm diameter. Fabulous quality and condition, you may find the odd mark here and there, 220 years old. Our offices are based in a lovely old barn conversion near the North Cotswold village of Chipping Campden where every figurine is professionally cleaned and checked under UV light so an accurate condition report can be established before individual items are added to the website.
If you wish to come and meet us we exhibit at the Antiques for everyone Spring, Summer and Winter fairs at the NEC Birmingham, the largest vetted art fair outside of London. This item is in the category "Pottery, Ceramics & Glass\Decorative Cookware & Tableware\Cup & Saucers".The seller is "coscombe" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.