J P Limoges Palmer Cox Brownie - Chocolate Cup & Saucer

Item up for Auction J P Limoges Palmer Cox Brownie - Chocolate Cup & Saucer

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Up for auction is this very nice - and quite hard to find, antique Jean Pouyat Limoges chocolate cup and saucer decorated with Palmer Cox Brownies. The chocolate cup is decorated with a Brownie playing a bagpipe. The chocolate saucer is decorated with two Brownies, one is dressed as a sailor and the other is dancing a jig. In addition to the Palmer Cox Brownies the chocolate cup and saucer are both decorated with gold trim.

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The chocolate cup stands - all measurements are from outside edge to outside edge, 3 inches high and it is 2 1/8 inch in diameter. The saucer is 4 3/4 inches in diameter.

The cup, and the saucer are in very good to excellent condition. In excellent condition because neither piece has any cracks, stains or repairs and the Palmer Cox Brownie character transfers are in scratch, wear, and loss free condition. In very good condition because the cup has a nick - 1/4"L x 1/8"W x 1/16"D, on its rim and the gold trim on the cup handle has wear and loss. Save for this loss of the gold trim on the handle the gold trim is in excellent condition. The underside of both the cup and the saucer are marked with the green J P Limoges FRANCE makers
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