Thursday, April 20, 2017

Windsor Castle Tea Mementos

 This was my fourth visit to Windsor Castle.
If you visit London, take a quick bus or train to Windsor.
The little town and the castle is one of my favorite places to visit in England.
My "mission" was to purchase "something" in celebration
of the Queen's Sapphire Jubilee, 65 years on the throne.  

 The inside rim of the cup reads
"H.M. Queen Elizabeth II Our Longest Reigning Monarch"
From the enclosure card below:
"This official range of china has been commissioned exclusively
by Buckingham Palace.  It celebrates this great and historic date
with a specially painted Coat of Arms
inspired by the original Coronation Programme design of 2nd June 1953."
Below: Commemorative Tea Towel 

 Below:  Royal Blend Buckingham Palace Tea
Breakfast, Afternoon and Earl Grey

Needless to say, I departed Windsor a happy, happy tea lady!


Beth said...

Beautiful teacup, Linda! You made some more happy memories and helped the students also to make memories! Enjoy your tea and thanks for showing it to us.

Louca por porcelana said...

Love your beautiful tea cup!

Winifred said...

You got some really nice "stuff" the cup & saucer look very classy. Glad you enjoyed it in Windsor. I've only been there once on the coldest day I can remember for years!

Joy said...

What a wonderful cup and saucer! I love the tea tins, too. Very special souvenirs.

Marilyn Miller said...

You definitely found the right treats for you, the tea lady. That is a gorgeous teacup.


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