Belleek cream pitcher and sugar bowl.
This adorable set nests; the cream pitcher sits right into the top of the bowl.
Dimensions: bowl opening 2 5/8" x 2" high; cream pitcher opening 1 3/8" x 3 1/2" high; together they are 4 1/2" high.
Belleek is an Irish Porcelain / Pottery with a yellowish creamy high gloss glaze.
The different colored markings on bottom help to date the pieces. The black marked pieces are most desirable.The first mark, which is black, dates from 1863 to 1890. The second mark, is also black but includes the words "Co. Fermanagh, Ireland" and dates from 1891 to 1926. The third mark was also black, but then from the fifth mark to the present they go from green to brown..
Black Belleek mark "Co. Fermanagh, Ireland Rec. no. 0857" appear on both.