ROYAL WORCESTER Miniature Tea Set fruit design
Royal Worcester miniature porcelain hand painted fruit design tea set comprising teapot, sugar bowl, creamer, tea plate, cup & saucer. All pieces feature the Royal Worcester backstamp to the base. The artist uses a palette of translucent colours and after application of the first layer of colour the item is fired, following this further stages of painting and firing, with the final stage of gilding and burnishing with 22 carat gold.
The gilding is in good condition, date code is 1949. Signed by the artist William Roberts whose father Frank Roberts was also a famous Royal Worcester fruit painter.
Teapot height 80mm