This is a lovely smaller size bone china open sugar and cream pitcher set. The pieces are decorated with a transfer design of vivid, shaded pink, hibiscus blossoms with unopened buds, nestled among green and golden leaves and grass. Edges, handles and bases are highlighted with gold gilt. The open sugar measures 3" across and 2 1/2" in height; the creamer measures 3 1/4" from spout-to-handle and 3" in height. Both pieces are stamped in black with a 'Phoenix Bird' and 'Phoenix Bone China - T.F. & Ltd - Made In England'. This back-stamp was used from 1925-1959. The creamer has the pattern #533. There are no cracks, chips or repairs; near mint condition.
Thomas Forester & Sons (Ltd) Bone China Open Sugar & Creamer w/Hibiscus Floral Motif