This small cup and saucer is a product of the Royal Bayreuth Company started in 1794, they produced a lovely line of dinnerware before starting on their figural items, produced before the turn of the century until the beginning of WWI. They produced beautiful and interesting figures until the War. This is a small apple cup, with the stem as it's handle. It is marked with the blue ink. The bottom of the apple looks like a small face facing outward. The saucer is leaves arranged in a circle with the cup in the center. It also has the blue mark. This set is perfect, no paint missing and both items are marked.