Portmeirion Pomona Breakfast Cups 1980s Fruit 3
Susan Williams-Ellis designed the Pomona range for Portmeirion in 1982.
Pomona is the Roman goddess of fruit.
These are oven to table, dishwasher safe and microwave proof.
The 3 breakfast cups are in very good condition.
“The Albany Morning Apple” is in excellent condition.
“The Teinton Squash Pear” has a brown dot on the rim.
“Grimwades Royal George” has a chip on the base.
Size All: 6cm tall x 8cm diameter Weight: 520g
Portmeirion Pottery was founded in 1960 by Susan Williams-Ellis and her husband and the company is still operating today. Their most successful ranges are the botanical ones, including Pomona, that are decorated with a variety of floral illustrations adapted from Thomas Green’s Universal or-Botanical, Medical and Agricultural Dictionary (1817).
For more on the history of Portmeirion goto http://www.thepotteries.org/allpotters/817a.htm