Produced by one of the finest porcelain companies of the world, on a par with Meissen and Nymphenberg, Augarten has been operating for nearly 300 years in Vienna , Austria . This Cup is hand painted with beautiful green flowers and gold trim on a white porcelain background. The pattern is called Deutsche Blumen by the factory but I know it as Alt Maria Teresia. The outside rim, as well as the foot, of the cup is gold and has , at the top, an accent line of green inside the gold. It is painted with one large and one small green flower on the back. The piece is signed on the back with the Augarten bindenshield, Augarten Wien Austria in red, and the pattern number of 5851. Lastly is written the artist number 75 which belongs to Helene Neumeyer who worked for the factory from, 1940 to 1960.
Size : 6.8 cm. ( 2 43/64" ) tall with a top diameter of 6.4 cm. ( 2 33/64" ).
Weight : 59g.
Condition: excellent. Please note that the light was quite intense when the photos were taken - resulting in some reflections!
Augarten, Wien, porcelain cup, 1950c.