RARE ANTIQUE YATES BONE CHINA TEA CUP & SAUCER PAINTED FLOWERS & GILT DUO

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Jul 17, 2014
  • Channel: Auction House

YOU ARE BIDDING ON THIS SUPERB ENGLISH RARE ANTIQUE BONE CHINA DUO BY JOHN YATES OF SHELTON.

Beautiful hand painted flowers inside the cups and the saucer . Profuse gilding all over the pieces fantastic quality items Tea cup size = (inc handle) 4.5" x 2" saucer size = 5.5" dia These has the hand painted pattern number of 615 in red underneath and are the same shaped cup in the berthoud cup book confirming John yates C1825. In very good condition for their considerable age. The only fault is a an old hairline on the side tea cup and saucer which i have shown close up in the photo. super hand painted flowers with colbalt blue and gilt detail. A fantastic English true duo by a rare factory a fine antique collectors piece . All as per the photos. Good Luck