SUPER Royal Albert 'Old Country Roses' 23 Piece Tea Service - 1962 Backstamp

Superb Bea utiful Bone China 23 Piece Tea Service from Royal Albert's Old Country Roses renowned series.

This special Tea Service consists of Stylish Teapot, 2 Tier Cake Plate, Sandwich Plate, 6 Teacups, 6 Saucers, 6 Side Plates, Milk Jug and Sugar Bowl.

This 'Old Country Roses' Tea Set, made in England, is 1st quality, in excellent condition, with no chips, cracks or crazing. The luxurious generous gilding to the scalloped edges, handles and rims of all pieces is bright and vibrant.

Royal Albert is the world's most popular bone china, loved for it's inherent beauty and unique designs. The success of Royal Albert's royal association, dates back to the late 1800s. In 1896, Thomas Wild took over the Albert Works near Stoke-on-Trent - the factory named the year before to commemorate the birth of Prince Albert. In 1897, Thomas Wild & Co produced a range of commemorative wares to celebrate Victoria's Diamond Jubilee: an association with royalty that continues to this day and which led to the name of Royal Albert.

The Royal Albert "Old Country Roses" dinnerware pattern was designed by Harold Holdcroft and launched in 1962. It truely captures summer in the English countryside, taking both rich and soft colours, combined with lush deep red roses, the warmth of tea roses blush pink, softened by a wash
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