Minton Cockatrice Egg Cup + Plate

£45.00

This range of tea wares,  Cockatrice pattern # 4863, were first made in the late 1800s. The bone china is decorated by hand with enamel paints depicting an exotic bird & floral decoration in greens, pinks, reds, blues & browns on a white background.

An incredibly rare find of an egg cup with under plate.

Egg cup – 6 cm high and small plate – 12.5 cm diameter

Minton hallmark on the underside, dates to 1912.

Excellent condition, fabulous colours, no damage or repair, age is over 100 years

2 in stock

Description

Wonderful English Fine china from the Minton Factory, Stoke on Trent since 1793. Minton is regarded as the best of the English china factories and as such is very sought after by collectors.

Minton & Co at The British Museum

https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/term/BIOG75055