Tea Cup Collection
Wallendar Austria c.1900's
GoRGeous! Amber Tea Set Robin : Hermitage Museum Online Shop
Minton fine bone china (1850s).The saucer has a diameter of 5 3/4 inches,cup is 2 1/8 inches high.The ground color is aqua.Hand painted w/ garlands of tiny,colorful flowers attached to gilded ribbons.Tiny gold butterflies accented w/ bright enamels make them appear jewel-like.All of the gilded decoration is raised & beaded.Gilded trim on the rims & handle. Minton's Ltd,was a major ceramics manufacturing company,& originated w/ Thomas Minton (1765-1836).Merged w/ Royal Doulton in the mid 20th c.
Splendid Antique Minton Tea Cup & Saucer
FRENCH ROSES ~ Elegant Antique Haviland France Limoges Hand Painted Vintage Victorian Fine Floral Art China Painting Artwork Old European Porcelain 19th Century Circa 1893