A Victorian Minton coffee set, 19th century
A Victorian Minton coffee set, 19th century. Consisting of six coffee cups with handles formed as hand painted butterflies, six saucers and a sugar bowl, all with gilt bands and decorated with butterflies and various British flowers including yellow cowslips, forget me nots and honeysuckle. (13 items) Cups: 2.6 in (6.5 cm) height. Saucers: 5.6 in (14.1 cm) diameter. Sugar bowl: 6.4 in (16.3 cm) diameter.
Auction Date: March 2014