The Minton range of tea wares named 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.
This extremely rare breakfast trio consists of a …..
Large Breakfast Cup – 6.5 cm high x 11 cm diameter
Large Breakfast Saucer – 16.8 cm diameter
Breakfast Plate – 19.7 cm diameter
Minton’s hallmark on the underside, dates to 1912.
Excellent condition, fabulous colours, cup handle has a tiny hairline, age is over 100 years.