Tuscan China England ~ Fine Bone China 'Violets' 17 pieces Tea Set
Fine Bone China Tea Set, beautifully decorated in nice bright violet colours, made by RH & SL Plant in Staffordshire. c.1907 England.
The backstamp Tuscan China England with the characteristic crown and wings, dates the set to circa 1907 (Art nouveau), making this set a genuine ANTIQUE (over 100 years old). The pattern number is hand-painted on some of the pieces and is #7659. Violets decorate the cups, saucers, side plates and tea cake dish and the scallops all around are trimmed in gold.
Excellent condition with no cracks or chips. 5 cups, 6 saucers, 5 side plates, and 1 tea cake plate.
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♥ About R H & S L Plant Ltd ♥
c.1898 - 1966 England.
The company was known as R H & S L Plant Ltd. Marks post 1902 include the trade-name 'TUSCAN'.
Richard Hammersley Plant and his brother Simon Lucas Plant owned the company as a partnership. Harold John Plant (Richard's son) and Frederick Sutton Plant (Simon's son) succeeded their fathers in the management of the business.
Frederick died in 1939 leaving the business to Harold who managed the company until his death in 1960.
Harold's son, Richard Plant, managed the business until 1966. RH & SL Plant was taken over by the Wedgwood Group around 1972. This is from one of the better factories of the time, RH & SL
Plant produced excellent quality china which was extremely popular.