Mid 19th century English Staffordshire pink lustre cup and saucer with multi-colored transfer printed scene. The scene depicts a story from Roman Martyrology commemorating the Saints Faith, Hope and Charity and their martyrdom.
The image is bat printed over the glaze with additional enamels of orange and green hand colored over the print for added effect.
The cup and saucer are in excellent age appropriate condition with little to no loss of enamel or lustre, really in amazing shape for their age making it suitable for the picky collector.
Size of Cup: 2 5/8" Height
Size of Saucer: 5 ½" Diameter.