Beautiful Duchess China Violets cup and saucer duos and milk jug. Decorated with sprays of violets on a pure white background in pattern number 921.
There are some similarities to another of their patterns, number 346, which has yellow and purple flowers.
These items were produced by A.T. Finney & Sons working out of the Duchess China Works, Longton - one of the Staffordshire potteries. Their trade name of 'Duchess' was used from the start of business around 1947.
Approximate dimensions :
Cup x 3 - 2.75 inches | 70mm
Saucer x 3 - 5.5 inches | 140mm
Jug/Creamer - 4 inches | 100mm
Small underglaze bubble to one of the cups. The jug has clean age-related crazing and a slight discolouration in a small area beneath the transfer on one side.
Gilding to footed rims, edges and handles.
Backstamp and Gilder's mark.
In very good vintage condition.
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All our items are pre-owned and vintage and may therefore show signs of use and age and will not be dishwasher proof.