Astoundingly beautiful, this rare Royal Crown Derby Demitasse Cup & Saucer set with the year mark for 1896 has it all. The set is made of pristine white porcelain, with enameled decoration in stunning aqua blue. Hand painted with great skill, this luxury set is of the finest, high quality. Signed on the bottom with the pattern number and the Royal Crown Derby back stamp.
There are gilded garlands accented with aqua blue raised enamel beads on gilt bands around the rims of each piece. Garlands of green leaves are dotted with tiny pink roses. The 19th century decoration is all hand painted, so elegant and decorative. From an estate collection, this miniature gem is a wonder to behold, display with your antique French, German and other fine porcelains. Measures 4-1/4"