Vintage Tuscan fine bone china flat demitasse teacup (tea cup) and saucer set in a soft pastel pink swirl ribbed design with gold trim along the scalloped edges. Excellent condition with no chips, cracks, repairs or damage to note. (c. 1947-1972) Discontinued pattern.
The vintage Tuscan teacup or demitasse cup body features a flat cup with a gentle swirl design, gentle scallop lip trimmed with gold and a loop handle hand-painted with gold. The matching Tuscan saucer features a gentle swirl design and a gentle scallop edge trimmed with gold. The pink body color is very pale and pastel, accented with the gold, gives this pretty teacup and saucer set a very feminine and delicate look.
Tuscan China tablewares, established by the R. H. and S L. Plant Company in 1898 were English makers of tea and breakfast services. In 1966, they became part of the Wedgwood Group and were named Royal Tuscan in 1971.
This vintage Tuscan bone china teacup measures 2.5" high, just under 2.5" in diameter and is properly marked on the bottom with green ink under glaze, TUSCAN, FINE ENGLISH BONE CHINA, the Tuscan China logo of wings with a crown, and MADE IN ENGLAND. The matching saucer measures 4.75" in diameter and is also properly marked on the bottom with green ink under glaze, TUSCAN, FINE ENGLISH BONE CHINA, the Tuscan China logo of wings with a crown, and MADE IN ENGLAND and hand-painted in gold trim, 9885H, though we believe the pattern is 8699H.
A2411 - Vintage TUSCAN Fine Bone China Flat Demitasse Teacup (Tea Cup) & Saucer Set Pink Swirl Ribbed Gold Trim