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Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, Worcester porcelain factory, Worcester, ca. 1785.

Coffee cup and saucer of soft-paste porcelain painted with enamels and gilded, and decorated in imitation of Japanese Imari porcelain. Fluted with scalloped edges. The surface is divided by four bands of salmon-red with gold diaper into four panels, painted alternately with sprays of prunus-blossom and other flowering plants in gold and various colours.