The various shapes employed for this exuberant service evoke both China and the Near East, the origins of tea and coffee respectively. The Sèvres factory described the service as a "Déjeuner Chinois Réticulé," or a Chinese service with openwork decoration, but its fidelity to Chinese models is slight.
ღღ Impressive & rare porcelain cup & saucer with an elaborated handle decorated with an angel holding a shield. The sides are adorned with mythological figures on the turquoise ground. Factory of KPM Berlin late 19th century. - Love KPM's porcelain. Truly always special
19th Century Meissen Porcelain Gilt Decorated Cup and Saucer with Applied Flowers. Signed Crossed Swords.
ANTIQUE RUSSIAN KORNILOV PORCELAIN CUP AND SAUCER WITH GRIFFIN HANDLE, KOMILOV BROTHERS FACTORY, CICRA MID 19TH CENTURY. CUP AND SAUCER BOTH OF DECAGONAL FORM ON FLRED , EXTERIOR OC CUP AND CAVETTO OF SAUCER INTRICATELY DECORATED WITH GILT SCROLLING FOLIAGE ON PINK GROUND, SURROUNDING CARTOUCHES HAND PAINTED WITH IMAGES OFSEASHELLS AND FLOWERS, INTERIOR OF CUP IS FULLY GILDED