Hand painted chocolate cup and saucer, marked Nippon (c 1891-1921)
Offering a chocolate cup and saucer handpainted in a lovely floral design. Elaborate raised gold enamel paint trim embellish both pieces. The cup is marked "Hand painted" with a Nippon mark on the bottom dating it to the 1891-1921 timeframe. The plate is unmarked. The design is not the same but they were purchased as a set in Japan in the 1950s.
Cup is 3.25" tall x 4" wide across the top x 2" wide at the base. Saucer is 5" in diameter. Excellent vintage condition. No chips, cracks or loss of paint.
- Chocolate cup and saucer
- Hand-painted in an elegant floral design & gold accents
- Stamped "Hand Painted" with the Nippon mark
- Circa 1981-1921
Excellent. No chips, cracks or major loss of paint
Measures: Cup is 3.25" tall x 4" wide across the top x 2" wide at the base. Saucer is 5" in diameter.