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.
A rare find, a pair of egg cups.
Egg cup – 6 cm high
Minton hallmark on the underside, dates to 1912.
Excellent condition, fabulous colours, no damage or repair, age is over 100 years