Vintage Eggshell China Bird & Cherry Blossoms Teacups & Saucers Set


Vintage eggshell china Japanese teacups & saucers with birds, stripes and cherry blossoms c. 1920s-1940s

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– Vintage/antique Japanese eggshell teacups & matching saucers (8 pieces)
– Pattern: birds, cherry blossoms, stripes, in shades of aqua, pink, purple, red, green, yellow and black
– Techniques used appear to be a mix of transferware and hand painting
– cup handles feature a thin gold trim
– Some pieces are marked, some are not. Marked pieces feature hand painted “JAPAN” in red
– Approx age: 1920s-1950s

– This is a vintage item in overall good/very good condition that may show signs of age, use &/or storage
– some minor fading and smudging to the painting and pattern here & there, some fade to the gold trim
– some minor imperfections that were created during manufacture, including some bobbles with paint detailing
– some small chips, hairline cracks, nicks and fleabites indicative of age throughout, does not impact display potential
– Recommended for display only
– Please see photos for details

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Additional information

Weight 32 oz
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 8 in