Royal Brocade, Lord Nelson Ware, BCM, Chintz, Sugar and Creamer 15921
Antique Royal Brocade, Lord Nelson Ware, BCM, Chintz, Sugar and Creamer.
A remarkable older set in the highly collectible Brocade from Lord Nelson Ware. Note: Creamer has a tight hairline crack...note second photo, with clean crazing throughout both pieces. 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.
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 – ROYAL BROCADE – 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.