This is a unique and very collectible cup and saucer by Chamberlain Worcester, the pattern is call Dragons in Compartments, it is also known as Bengal Tiger, or Kylin in compartments. The set is richly decorated with hand-painted mythical beasts alternating with vases within lappet-shaped panels and has a gilt rim. Both cup and saucer are marked on the reverse with the Chamberlains Worcester mark "75" in iron red, date to around c1805.


Dimension: cup 8.8cm (diameter) x 6.4cm (high), saucer 13.8cm (diameter)


Condition Report

The set is in excellent antique condition without damage, crazing or repair, there is light rubbing to the gold on the rim.


The picture has "bright areas" which are reflections not damage.


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Chamberlain Worcester 'Dragons in Compartments’ cup and saucer, c1805

SKU: SA0091
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