Georgian Blue and White Transferware Cup and Saucer Hilditch And Son Bird And Stars Pattern Circa 1822
This decorative porcelain cup and saucer was produced by Hilditch and Son at Lane end, Staffordshire, England. Hilditch and son wares were only produced between 1822 – 1830. They produced fine quality pottery and porcelain, mainly in underglaze blue designs. As we all know, blue and white transferware is absolutely timeless. Make this charming pair yours today......
The underglaze blue transfer printed pattern features a floral design with a star border and small garden bird to the centre. Both pieces are marked to the base with a scarce blue H & S mark.
Measuring: Cup diameter with handle 4.75” (12 cm). Cup diameter without handle 3.75” (9.5 cm). Cup height 2.5” (6.5 cm). Saucer diameter 5.5” (14 cm).
Condition: The cup and saucer are both in excellent condition being free from damage or restoration.
Both pieces are perfect for display, a great example of a cup and saucer produced by a quality factory with a short 8 year history. The pattern is rare and decorative; it’s an excellent item for anyone who collects blue and white pottery and porcelain.
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