‘WETLEY CHINA’ is the trade name of Sampson Smith, manufacturer of fine china at Longton in Staffordshire. c.1846-1963. They produced beautiful hand decorated tea sets typical of the era, this set dates to 1925. The peony shape teacup, with batwing handle, is fully decorated with a solid green band, wild game birds and gilded bows and swags. Pattern # 9283. The set has matching saucer and tea plate all with gilded rims.
The trio consists of …..
Peony shaped teacup 9.5 cm diameter x 5 cm high
Saucer 14 cm diameter
Plate 18 cm diameter
Lovely condition with a little wear to the gilding.