No wear to the transfer design and no visible wear to gold gilding. It honestly does not look as though it was ever used. The large open shape and pronounced handle is similar to the famous ATHENS shape used by Aynsley.
Cup measures 2 1/4" tall at sides, and 2 1/2" to top of handle and 4 7/8" across including handle; saucer 5 1/2" across. Marked with Paragon shield mark used in the 1960s. Please ignore all white spots on all photos caused by camera flash. This lovely cup and saucer would make a great addition to your collection. Please remember that my items are vintage and not store-bought-new and some minor wear from age and use should be expected.I do try and describe my items accurately. Please examine all photos carefully as they are part of the description. Parcel will be sent with tracking service only due to high volume of "lost" parcels. All items will be packed in bubble wrap and surrounding packing. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Cup & Saucers". The seller is "deluxejunque" and is located in this country: CA. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Australia.