First Period Worcester Porcelain Hop Trellis Coffee Cup & Saucer

First Period Worcester Porcelain Hop Trellis Coffee Cup & Saucer

Code: FA1498

£485.00 Approx $612.37, €566.59
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A fine Worcester porcelain fluted coffee cup and saucer with scalloped rim and the cup with a bifurcated Meissen style handle with acanthus leaf moulded terminals. Painted with a "hop trellis" pattern after a Sevres original, with over-gilt decoration and gilt rims and handle detail. Unmarked, c.1775.

Provenance: Collections of Sir Jeremy Lever & Bayard.

The saucer measures 13.7cm (5 3/8") wide and 2.5cm (1") high and the cup measures 6.3cm (2 1/2") high and 6.3cm (2 1/2") rim to rim. 

In excellent condition with no damage, repair or restoration. Minor handling wear to the gilt on the rims and the centre of the saucer.