Lovely antique Royal Worcester chinoiserie cup and saucer decorated in brick / red / rust color over a white ground with gilt rims and accents. Both pieces are marked on the underside as follows:
Red stamped Royal Worcester mark with letter " a " below indicating a date of manufacture of 1890. Red handwritten code B 389 with number 9 below. Additional handwritten small ciphers (see photos).
Red versions of antique Royal Worcester chinoiserie, such as this one, appear to be scarce as we have not seen another example. In very good condition as shown. Shipped fully insured with tracking number.
Measurements: Plate: 5 1/2" diameter; Cup: 2 1/2" tall by 2 3/4" top diameter approximately.