This is cup & saucer from a child’s tea set. It is Aesthetic design Transfer printed in red. The pattern is Miss May. It is often referred to as May with Apron. The girl is holding her apron full of eggs. The bottom is marked Staffordshire England. This was made by Charles Allerton & Sons pottery circa 1880. Both pieces are in very good condition without chips, cracks, or crazing. The saucer measures 4 1/2" in diameter. The cup measures 2 1/2" in diameter at the top and 2" tall.
Variety: Of Antiques & Collectibles. Pottery, China,- Pottery. Tins, Boxes, Paintings, Prints
As 2017 marches on, find a Valentine gift for someone special. Make the box a keepsake. Antique cards as well.