A bone-china trio of teacup, saucer and plate by Crown Staffordshire in their "Ellesmere" pattern. Second-hand.
What's for sale?
This is a charming, bone china trio of teacup, saucer and plate, made by Crown Staffordshire China of Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent.
It's decorated in an ornate pattern of flowers and birds, known as "Ellesmere". It was available in a variety of colours which, like this light blue, were applied by hand. Additional, gold-coloured highlights decorate the rims and handles.
We like making up tea sets using non-identical, but similar, trios. They're interesting to use, nice to display and you can always change them.
Who made it and when?
It was made by Crown Staffordshire China of Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent. The mark dates this set between the 1930s and 1950s. It reads:
- fine bone china
- est. 1801
What condition is it in?
- In very good condition
- There is wear to the gold on the rims
What are the measurements?
- 6cm high
- 9cm diameter
- 11.5cm from far rim to handle
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