Gorgeous, Victorian era Davenport, English porcelain antique set of 5 Demi Tasse coffee cups. Detailed hand painted in pink and gold accents floral designs.
According to its marks, they were. Manufactured in January 20, 1849. Each piece has also a number inscribed in Gold # 1227.
They are in excellent antique condition, please see photos, maybe for minor aging signs. But always displayed them in my house, in a closed Curio Cabinet, none smoking environment. Davenport pottery was an English earthenware and porcelain manufacturing company, based. In Longport, Stafforshire, England, existing from 1793 to 1887.John Davenport was the founder of the factory , after he retired in 1830, his two sons William and Henry. Continued to run the factory, until Henrys death in 1835. Afterwards, the factory changed its name to. Run by William until 1869. His two sons took over and produced high quality.
Porcelain wares until the factory was closed for good, in 1887. The quality of the porcelain wares manufactured by Davenport was such that, the Prince of Wales. Future King George IV, ordered dinnerware of the finest and most valuable kinds from Davenport. Dimensions : saucer : 5 9/16 diameter. Cup : 2 1/2 Tall, 2 1/2 top opening.The item "Antique Davenport Set Of Porcelain Demi Tasse Coffee Cups & Saucers (5 Pcs. Each)" is in sale since Friday, March 29, 2019.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Dinnerware\Porcelain". The seller is "hourdouzjia0" and is located in Glendale, California.This item can be shipped worldwide.