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Tea Cup Tuesday – Royal Commemoratives 1935

 This mug was made by Wagstaff and Brunt in Staffordshire to commemorate the Silver Jubilee in 1935. A lovely solid, with no damage and a lovely silver detail to the top rim of the cup. The is, as you would … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Royal Commemoratives 1897

This is one of my favourites. Made by Foley for the 60th Jubilee of Queen Victoria. The number displayed in the last photo, represents the year it was made which confirms 1897. I am not sure what the pink swirl … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Queen Victoria 1887 – Oxford

So, this week another mug that sits on the picture window shelf in our lounge. This was a purchase from an antique shop or perhaps eBay. Made, with no markings to commemorate the Jubilee of Queen Victoria in 1887. When … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – British Empire Exhibition 1924

This is one of my favourites. Purchased a few years ago in Honiton. As soon as I saw it I had to have it! I remember looking at the price and seeing £28 and thinking that money on a cup … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – A Present from Guildford

This little treasure was purchased quite recently. It shows the landmarks those familiar with the area would expect. Guildford Castle, St Martha’s, St. Catherine’s and the famous High Street. The date on this piece is around 1920.  Seeing the picture … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Peace Mug 1918

In view of the fact that we Commemorate Remembrance Day on Friday, I thought that I would share this delightful mug from the First World War with you. It sits on the picture window in our lounge and is the … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – A Commemorative Mystery -1934

Our house is a late Victorian one, set across three levels. Our lounge was orginally two rooms and at some point has been converted into one lengthy room of around 27 foot. The doorway of the first room has been … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Tea for One!

This morning while resting my painful sciatica I was presented with delightful site. A simple pleasure from hubby. The tea cup, saucer and teapot purchased from the Whittard’s shop at Gretna Green in South West Scotland, a few years ago. … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Royal Commemoratives 1911

Welcome to the latest offering for Tea Cup Tuesday. This week, another commemorative mug. This time from the Coronation in 1911. I love the colourings and the crest of the reverse of the mug and made by Royal Doulton. There … Continue reading

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Tea Cup Tuesday – Nice Cup of Tea!

Welcome to Tea Cup Tuesday. I thought that as I am going to be away for this edition of Tea Cup Tuesday I would comment on an earlier post from my blog, back in 2006. For me, 44 pages into … Continue reading

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