Sold Ceramics - Sold Famille Rose wares 1725-1800 - Tea, Coffee and Chocolate wares - Page 1
Teacup and saucer
Height of teacup 37 mm (1.46 inch), diameter of rim 72 mm (2.83 inch), diameter of footring 31 mm (1.22 inch)
Height of saucer 20 mm (0.79 inch), diameter of rim 114 mm (4.49 inch), diameter of footring 67 mm (2.64 inch
Teacup and saucer on footrings, slightly everted rims. Decorated in various famille rose enamels with a central flowering peony spray surrounded by flowering lotus plants alternating with flower sprays on a blue enamel ground. On the rim a trellis-pattern border with four reserves filled with flower heads. The reverse is undecorated. The teacup is decorated en suite.
Teacup: Some wear to the blue and white enamel.
Saucer: Two tiny shallow fleabites the footring.