Art Deco coffee cup
Elegant porcelain espresso coffee cup and saucer with printed and painted yellow, green and red floral decoration by Chapmans Longton; vintage English Art Deco 1920s.
Condition: Vintage — minor surface wear
Technically Retro refers to a new item that imitates any old style and design. Homewares in such style were produced from around the 1970s onward. Retro designed items often have a mix of decorative elements from several different styles that were popular in the past.
- Cup 6.5 cm high, saucer 12.5 cm diameter
How to care
Avoid washing gilded and overglaze painted ceramics in a dishwasher. Tiny sand particles in the water will eventually make the decoration look dull.