An English porcelain tea cup and saucer Date : Circa 1805 Period : George 111 Marks : None Origin : Almost certainly Coalport Colour : Imari Pattern : Japan type landscape with buildings and bird in branch Features : Bute shape tea cup Condition : Good Restoration : None Dimensions : Saucer 14cms diameter, cup height 6.0cms , diameter 7.7cms Weight. This cup and saucer is problematic.
The cup and handle feature in Coalport and Coalbrookdale Porcelains (1970) by Geoffrey A. Godden Plate 41 attributed to Anstice, Horton and Thomas Rose. However, this attribution appears to be questioned by Michael Berthoud in his Compendium of British Cups (1990) page 34, Plate 201, that features the identical handle on a Bute shape teacup and describes the same as'This class of wares were formerly attributed to Thomas Rose. The colours used and their combination is typically Coalport.I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971. My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976.
Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "A Coalport Porcelain Tea Cup and Saucer c1805" is in sale since Monday, June 8, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Date-Lined Ceramics\Pre-c.
The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.