SEVRES STYLE HAND PAINTED EXOTIC BIRD CUP AND SAUCER

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Oct 21, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

I DON'T KNOW MUCH ABOUT CONTINENTAL PORCELAIN, BUT COULDN'T RESIST THIS WONDERFUL SEVRES STYLE CUP AND SAUCER.

PAINTING ON A DEEP MAZARINE BLUE BACKGROUND WITH RAISED GILDING AROUND THE CARTOUCHE AND ELEGANT CROSSED

HANDLES. MARKED (SEE PICTURE) IN BLUE AND WITH AN INCISED SHAPE AS WELL.

CONDITION: EXCELLENT: NO CHIPS, HAIRLINES, RESTORATION. VERY SLIGHT LOSS TO GILDING ON SAUCER ON CLOSE INSPECTION