This is a very Beautiful, very Elegant Limoges French Porcelain Chocolate Cup & Saucer with Violets. It shows every other Violet that is opened up and not quite opened up yet on the saucer and the Cup has a row of opened Violets and a row of not quite opened up yet. The Cup is very tall and flairs out at the top. The Cup measures 2 7/8" tall, 2 1/4" across the top and 1 3/8" across the bottom. The Saucer measures 4 7/8" across, 1 3/8" in the middle part for the cup and the foot on the back measures 2 5/8" across on the bottom of the saucer. The Saucer is scalloped with points and has Gold decoration on it. The Cup is ribbed in 10 parts, however, does not show that it is ribbed from the inside. It has a fancy curved Handle with Gold on the Handle, on the edge and below the edge with fancy Gold scrolling, just like the saucer. The Cup is marked "Limoges France in a Star design" and the Saucer is marked "Limoges France in a Star design / LDBC Flanbeau Hand Painted with a Torch and Banner Mark". This cup and saucer is in Pristine condition with no problems.
Antique Sterling Silver, Jewelry, Napkin Rings, Victorian Objects