Condition is Used. Fully decorated in vibrant colours with the commonwealth flags on one side and the royal crest on the other with a hand painted golden brown lion handle. Both the mug and cover are fully backstamped with the trademark and brown ink script of the above information.
A vintage Paragon china twin handled loving cup made to commemorate the Coronation of King George VI & Queen Elizabeth in May 1937, decorated in polychrome with gilt highlights on a pale yellow / cream ground with twin gilt lion rampant handles and fully backstamped - please see photos and click to enlarge Size : Approx 3 1/2" tall with a 3 1/2" diameter rim (exc. handles).
The saucer has a similar design as the front of the cup except that the Royal Cypher of King George VI replaces the British flag design. You will often see this set split up and sold as a cup and a pin dish.
The saucer has a similar design as the front of the cup except that the Royal Cypher of King George VI replaces the British flag design. George VI Paragon Chocolate Cup & Cover. On the base of the cup is the Royal Warrant,which indicates that Paragon were the official supplier of fine china to King George VI.
Unfortunately this mug has a chip to the rim shown in photos. Lovely 1937 piece. Price reflects damage. **Will combine postage, please add your items to basket and request an invoice** **Happy to ship to most international destinations, please message for individual shipping costs** **Every order we dispatch is packed with great care therefore please be aware that a percentage of the p&p cost is for postage and a percentage is for the packaging materials that we try to keep to a minimum**
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Type: CupsManufacturer: ParagonFeatures: Official Release
The mug has a lion shaped handle and the cover has a lip under it that fits perfectly into the mug to prevent it from slipping off, this could also be used as a coaster as the mug is able to sit on it.
A Loving Cup made by Paragon, for the Coronation of George VI nd Queen Elizabeth on the 12th May 1937. It is 3.5" tall, 3.5" across the rim & 5.25 acros handle to handle, the shape is slightly bulbous at the base.