One of the areas that you can dive in and have a lot of fun collecting are cups and saucers. They come in a wide variety of makers, sizes and even decoration.
Some of the materials that they could be made of are glassware, pottery or even fine china. They could be decorated with just about anything–flowers, people and even outdoor scenes are just a small portion of what is out there.
Hocking Glass, MacBETH-Evans and even Royal Doulton are but a tiny portion of makers that have made cups and saucers, and there are many more.
One cup and saucer set that you could run across is this great Depression Glass example.
As you can see, it sports the CHERRY BLOSSOM pattern and is by the Jeanette Glass Company. It was made from 1930 to 1939 and can be found in my Etsy shop here.
Hand painted examples are always fun for me, you will never find two that are exactly alike. One cup and saucer set that fits in this area is this one by NAPCO Pottery.
This set features a yellow floral motif, and it dates to the 1950’s. You can see it in my Etsy shop here.
Wedgewood also made several examples, and one such example is this terrific Mulberry handle less cup and saucer from the 1800’s.
It sports the WASHINGTON VASE pattern, and you can see it in my Etsy shop here.
There are quite a few ways that you can collect cups and saucers. Not only can you collect cups and saucers by the pattern that is on them or the manufacturer, you can also find examples that could go with a certain color combination that is in your house or apartment.
You can see all of the cups and saucers in my Etsy shop here. Head on over and check them out!