This is an antique English hard paste tea cup and saucer circa 1795, featuring a pattern of floral springs and a flower basket. The cup is handleless and the saucer is the deep bowl style. This is by Shelton, Hanley Staffordshire, pattern 171. Both pieces are in excellent condition with no chips or cracks. The cup is 3 1/2" wide and the saucer is 5" wide. The floral decoration is hand painted. SC.
English New Hall Hard Paste Tea Cup Saucer C. 1795 Shelton Hanley Staffordshire