Royal Standard Nose Gay vintage fine bone china tea set.
Elegant vintage china decorated with a border of rose bud stems in pink, yellow and green. Trimmed with gold.
The rose bud motif is repeated inside the teacups and in the centre of the tea plates. The tea plates measures 15.5cm.
Six teacups, saucers and tea plates.
A pretty rose bud garland border.
A nosegay, tussie-mussie, or posy is a small flower bouquet, typically given as a gift. They have existed in some form since at least medieval times, when they were carried or worn around the head or bodice.
Sugar Bowl 11.5cm wide x 6.5cm tall and a half pint Milk Jug.
Cake or sandwich plate 24 x 26cm.
Royal Standard - Made in England by Chapmans Longton Ltd. Albert Works, Longton, Staffordshire Potteries.
One saucer has approx. 5cm of gold missing from the rim and there is a tiny bit of wear to the gold rims on some plates otherwise in excellent condition.