Blue Willow Eggcup Double Blue Transferware 1930s Blue White Birds Pagoda Bridge
This is a vintage Blue Willow pattern double egg cup or eggcup of blue transferware made by in the 1930s and marked Japan.
The porcelain egg cup measures 3.75 inches high by 2.75 inches in diameter of the larger end, and 2 inch diameter at the smaller end and was used for chicken eggs, duck eggs in the larger side or the larger used as a cup for a coddled egg.
The transferware eggcup has the famous Blue Willow design with the traditional elements of the romantic story including 2 birds said to be the escaping lovers, pagodas, and a bridge with other Asian elements and an abstract symbols border design.
The vintage Blue Willow eggcup is marked Japan, and is in very good +++ used vintage condition with no chips or cracks.
A very pretty blue transferware eggcup, that can also be used as a small vase, a ring holder or many other things.