Decorated with a hand painted portrait of a distinguished older gentleman. Possibly William Blake as he is usually depicted wearing a brown coat with a white necktie; however, that is pretty common attire for the period.He is usually depicted as balding in the front and has similar facial features. The portrait is framed by gold gilt designs and the center of the cup is gold. With gold bands above and below.
Has a wide gold band on the inside of the cup. Gold highlights to the handle. Has some wear to the gilding and the saucer has an approximately 1 1/8 inch crack extending off the edge. The cup measures approximately 4 inches wide including the handle x 4 5/8 inches tall. The saucer measures approximately 6 1/4 inches wide.
This is an antique and may have small in manufacture defects that do not effect the display of the piece. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Cup & Saucers".
The seller is "ladyindecadence" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.