Flight Worcester Cobalt Blue & Gold Thistle 4 Piece Set Cups & Plate 1792 - 1807 Very pretty 4 piece set including a trio; tea bowl / tea cup, demitasse / coffee cup, and saucer, and a dessert plate. Nicely decorated with a cobalt blue band around the inside rim of the cups with gold gilt floral overlay.
With gold gilt thistles along the outside of the cup, a gold gilt band along the foot rim, and gold highlights to the handles of the cups. The saucers, plate and the tea bowl have gold gilt thistle flowers in the center surrounded by a gold gilt band. With the same cobalt and gold pattern around the edge. Some of the pieces are marked with an incised B used by Barr Flight and Barr Worcester between 1792 and 1807.These all have some wear to the gilding, but are in otherwise good condition with no chips or cracks to any of the pieces. The coffee cup measures approximately 3 5/8 inches wide including the handle x 2 1/2 inches tall. The tea bowl measures approximately 3 1/4 inches x 2 1/8 inches tall. The saucer measures approximately 5 1/4 inches wide. The dessert plate measures approximately 7 1/2 inches wide. These are antiques and may have small in manufacture defects that do not effect the display of the pieces. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Cup & Saucers". The seller is "ladyindecadence" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.