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.
The Tea Set consists of a …..
Teapot – 10 cm x 18 cm spout to handle
Water Pot – 14 cm high x 10 cm spout to handle
Tea Cup – 5.5 cm high x 8.7 cm diameter
Tea Saucer – 13.2 cm diameter
Tea Plate – 16.2 cm diameter
Jug – 9 cm x 9cm spout to handle
Bowl – 4.8 cm x 7.3 cm diameter
Minton’s hallmark on the underside, dates to 1912.
Excellent condition, fabulous colours, just a speck of enamel missing from the plate – age is over 100 years