Elegant footed Gainsborough Tea Cup & Saucer with a beautiful soft mint green band surrounding the lovely floral bouquet. This pattern is called Rose & Red, it showcases a pink rose, red daisies, little blue forget-me-nots, a purple and yellow pansy, and other garden favorites. The cup and saucer have scalloped rims, which have hand applied gilt detailing. The backstamp dates this decorative luxury cup and saucer to 1945 - 1966.
Shelley teacups are among some of the most collectable types of china, they are of a fine quality, a luxury many collectors cherish. This cup and saucer will make a wonderful addition to your collection of antique and vintage French, English, German and American tea cups. A delight to drink your daily Earl Grey tea out of too!