This was made by Royal Doulton for Courage and Company Ltd (Brewers) to celebrate the coronation of Queen Elizabeth the Second. The designer was Milner Gray. This is a large and heavy loving cup, beautifully decorated on one side with Her Majesty riding a horse, and the other side with the crown and crest, and "E R" (for Elizabeth Regina) in script with beautiful stars in the initials. Both handles are formed as knots, with the lovely pink trim that borders the cup top and bottom. It is a beautiful piece that commemorates an important part of England's history.
Size: 5 1/2" tall; 9" across.
Marks: On bottom the Royal Doulton mark; "made for Courage and Company Limited - London - Designed by Milner Gray. In the center, a rooster (the logo for the Courage and Company Brewery) and the caption Brewers since 1787.
Condition: Very Good. No losses. Very minor display wear.
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