Vintage Earthenware by Spode ~ Buttercup Salad Tea/Coffee Cup & Saucer Set
Description ~ fabulous earthenware by Spode - this cup & saucer set is done in Spode's amazing Buttercup pattern w/it's dainty yellow flowers, brown ornate accents, and nostalgic impressed basket weave shape - finished on creamy clay, this piece is wonderful, wonderful, wonderful! Highly collectible and displays absolutely wonderfully; high quality Spode workmanship; unsurpassed attention to detail and skill in design; perfect for set matching and completion; an ideal gift for the Spode collector.
Note - I have several pieces available. Be sure to select your quantity you need when placing your order. I also have several other items in this pattern. To review those offerings, please search Spode Buttercup. A 10% discount will be given for multiple purchases of the same pattern.
Pattern ~ retired; in production from 1924-1992
Measurements ~ cup: approximately 2.5" x 2.5"; saucer: approximately 5.5"
Dates ~ mid-century, c1950
Hallmarks ~ marked in brown and in blue - please see pictures - most sets retain the older backstamp that was used until c1957; some sets have the more modern backstamp and are thus post1957 - I will do my best to accommodate your preferences and keep like stamps together (just send me a note w/your order if you have a preference)
Condition ~ Excellent: pre-owned vintage - this set shows little evidence of age or use, with little wear to the pattern and little crazing. Chip and flake free; shelf wear &/or use marking is minimal, if any.