Antique Lord Nelson Ware, BCM, Marina Chintz, Sugar, Creamer and Tray 14057
Antique Lord Nelson Ware, BCM, Marina Chintz, Sugar, Creamer and Tray.
A remarkable older set in the highly collectible Marina Chintz from Lord Nelson Ware. Clean ( except for a small discolored mark noted on sugar's interior, check all photos) with clean crazing throughout. Gilt trims are 85% intact. Colors are unfaded, this particular chintz is beautiful!
Dimensions: Sugar: 2.25" high and 3" wide. Creamer: 2.25" high and 5" out to handle. Tray is 8" by 5.25"
Lord Nelson Ware was made by Elijah Cotton Staffordshire, England. The chintz pattern was introduced in 1931 and was made into the early fifties.
Backstamp marks are displayed, "LORD NELSON WARE – MARINA – MADE IN ENGLAND" in gold over a fainter mark, "BCM/NELSON WARE – MADE IN ENGLAND".
c1931-1950s Source: http://www.thepotteries.org/mark/c/cotton.html
HISTORY: Chintz designs became popular with English potters about 1928. It was manufactured on a large scale between the 1920s to early 1950s and appeared primarily on tea ware and dinner ware. Typical chintz ware is color lithographed transfer paper applied over clear glazed ware.