Gold, rust, and cobalt are colors inspired by the classic Imari palette. Imari ware came from Japan was highly copied in the west. This is a typical anglicized version with gold scrolls and rim, rusty orange flowers, and cobalt blue under glaze.
This cup and saucer were made by Colclough Potteries in the 1940s. Colclough was founded in the 1890s and were proud makers of affordable but delicate bone china. The mark on the bottom was initially used in 1939, and a newer mark was introduced in 1945, so likely this cup was made in the first part of the forties.
CONDITION: Excellent with no nicks, chips, cracks or scratches. The color is vibrant and fresh.
SIZE: The cup is 2 3/4 inches tall and the saucer is 5 1/2 inches wide.
1-3 business days
I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery
Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery
Request a cancellation within: 2 days of purchase
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:
Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.
I do not keep any private information on my buyers, nor do I contact them after the transaction is completed, except on Etsy when requested by the buyer. I only use name and addresses to fulfill the order. I have no control over what third party mailing services do with the info.
Feb 19, 2019
My beautiful cup and saucer arrived in no time at all and in perfect shape! I’m very happy!