A Time Remembered

Circa: 1945-1952
Condition: Used
Manufacturer: Tashiro Shoten Ltd. / Made in Occupied Japan
This vintage 3 piece cup and saucer set is marked: Hand Painted / Elephant Head (Tashiro Shoten Ltd. The company seems to have shut down in 1954) / Made in Occupied Japan in green which dates this set between 1945 and 1952.
Beautifully done and colorful with a large pink and white peony flower with light and dark green leaves against a grey background and gold trim.
In very good + condition without chips, cracks or fleabites, the cake plate has a manufacturers flaw on the rim and there is also some gold trim fading from years of use all of which I have shown in my pictures.
The cup measures 2 1/4 inches high, 3 3/4 inches across the rim and 1 7/8 inches across the base, the saucer measures 5 1/4 inches in diameter and the cake plate measures 7 1/2 inches in diameter.
An addition to any Occupied Japan Cup and Saucer Collection.
SH & Ins. will be quoted after orders placed. If you have any questions contact me and thank you for looking.

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