Worcester Tea Cup & Saucer "Japan" Pattern Circa 1770

ITEM Tea Cup & Saucer

FACTORY Worcester

DATE Circa 1770

MARK Fretted Square mark on both pieces

DECORATION Painted in a "Japan" pattern of panels of prunus & oriental

flowering foliage alternating with blue-ground panels reserved

with mons.

CONDITION Saucer - Tiny area of missing glaze to rear rim of saucer

Not visible on front

Very slight wear to gilding on rim

no other chips,cracks or restoration

See photographs

Tea Cup - Fine hairline on rim of cup

Very slight wear to gilding on rim

See photographs

No other chips,cracks or restoration

MEASURMENTS Saucer - Diameter - 13cm

Tea Cup - Height - 4.5cm