Monday, August 22, 2011

Royal Albert Buckingham Series teacup


This week I’m showing another Royal Albert teacup.  This cup and saucer is from the Buckingham series that was introduced 1970s-1980s.



These teacups come in pink, blue, gold, turquoise, dark green, green and red.  To me, the blue and gold cups are particularly exquisite.  I’m finding that teacups that come in series with several colors are very appealing, although I’ve never collected a whole series.


This color is actually a little darker than it appears in some of these photos.


The teacup is in the pretty Gainsborough shape.


The intricate gold patterns on these cups are really gorgeous.


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Sandi@ Rose Chintz Cottage said...

Oh my, what a stunning teacup! I just had to come by and see it when I saw your thumbnail on Terri's blog. It truly is a gorgeous teacup! Love the colour and the shape of it and it's Royal Albert too. Thanks for sharing your pretty with us.


Terri said...

The rose, gold, cream....the design, the fancy handle.....*swoon*!
Gorgeous! I love this cup!

Zaa said...

The colors reminds me of mocha creme...YUMMY ... these cups are my favorites ..I have a black/gold and blue /gold one... I didn't realize they were a series..Thank You for that info....Nice display ..Hugs

Antiques And Teacups said...

That is a great series of teacups, isn't it? Well worth searching for to find them all!
Thanks for sharing.

Darlene - The Tea Enthusiast's Scrapbook said...

Simply exquisite!

Thanks for sharing!


cmoh said...

I love Royal Albert and this one is absolutely stunning! I think I'm going to have to add it to my collection!

Martha's Favorites said...

Hi: Your cup is so stunning. I just love it. I was looking a your picture today and thinking about how sweet you look. You truly have a beautiful spirit. Thank you for joining us this week. Blessings, Martha

Angela McRae said...

Wish I'd had a set of these for my Royal Wedding Tea back in April! I love the shape of this set ... so very regal looking!

Marilyn said...

So very pretty!

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