Lovely English 4pc bone china printed puce tea service ca1840's. This set comprises a footed tea pot, tea stand, covered sugar,and cream jug. All In Excellent Condition! and very clean inside ready for your favorite blend.
The large size of the tea pot shows how the price of tea was falling and becoming more affordable. The charming scenes are all Regency pastoral with frolicking maidens and cherubs.The set features gradrooning and stylized flower basket handles. No maker's mark but marked "2 over 1399" on the bottom. There is a hairline crack on the sugar lid and a sm chip on inside rim, which have been repaired.
Size: Teapot 7" H x 7" W x 11" long; Sugar 5.5" H x 5.5" W x 7.5 long Creamer 4.5" H x 3.75" W x 6.25 long;Tea plate 7.5"
I have other pieces to this set that I am listing separately. There are 8 cups and saucers, and a waste bowl. Please inquire if interested. See 2nd to last photo.