Egg Cup Pair Devon Ware 1920s Berkeley Castle Walton-On-Naze Eggcups Blue White
This lovely souvenir blue and white pottery single hoop eggcup or egg cup is sometimes called Devon ware and is a close kin to Torquay Devon, England mottoware made 1920s made by an unknown Devon pottery.
One blue and white pottery eggcup has the incised name of a place, in this case Walton-On-Naze which is near the town of Ipswich or Colchester in Essex on the southeastern coast of England and measures measures 2 inches high by 2 inches in diameter.
The other eggcup is inscribed Berkley Castle and measures 1.75 inches high by 1.85 inches in diameter.
The eggcups are made of porcelain clay, then glazed with blue and inscribed.The process used to inscribe the eggcups is sometimes called scrafito or sgraphito.
The eggcups are in very good +++ used vintage condition with no chips or cracks.
The mark on one is there but unfortunately is unreadable, and the other is unmarked which is quite normal for Devonware.
Devon Ware souvenir ware is very collectible as well as decorative and no longer made.
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