Exceptional fine luxury quality Antique Limoges Tea Cup and Saucer Set, with the most rare and beloved color of Lavender. How beautiful is this? A lovely modeled cup, with embossed floral design, on luminous white porcelain, with hand painted lavender purple colors and gilt enameling. Marked Limoges France and imported by Raphael Weill & Co in the 1800's. Raphael Weill owned a high quality shop in San Franciso.
A decorative floral design with delicate flowers, the scalloped saucer and tea cup are further embellished with hand applied gilt details. A treat for your daily cup of Earl Grey, or wonderful to present for Mother's Day, as a gift to your favorite hostess, or to bring to a wedding shower. Some wear to the gilt rim on the cup after more than 100 years. A sterling addition to your collection of antique French, English, German and American porcelain.