Cup and Saucer.
Commemorative cup and saucer fro the opening of the St. Lawrence Seaway in 1959.
The saucer measures 5-1/2” in diameter.
It is white Sky blue with a wide decorative gold band around rim. In the centre is a crown over roses enwreathed with maple leaves and the words The Opening of the St Lawrence Seaway. 1959.. Scalloped rim, edged with gold trim.
The cup measures 4” across the rim x 2-1/4” high.
The outside of the footed cup is white with a fine gold band encircling the middle and a wider gold band around the foot. The handle is trimmed with gold. The interior of the cup has sky blue sides with gold decorative overlay. In the bottom of the cup there is the Royal Arms of Canada . Scalloped rim, edged in gold., .
This set is in very nice condition.
No chips, cracks, scratches or crazing. The colours are vibrant throughout.