Demitasse Cups and Saucers, Lusterware, Iridescent, Opalescent, Set of 2, Porcelain, Gold Encrusted, Blue and White, Made In Germany
A gorgeous set of 2 lusterware demitasse lusterware iridescent, opalescent teacups and saucers. These were made in Germany. They are white with a blue edge and are gold encrusted. The iridescence gives this set a beautiful rainbow effect. This set would be perfect for an afternoon tea. A great way to serve afternoon coffee or espresso on the veranda.
A demitasse is a small cup used to serve Turkish coffee or espresso. Demitasse is the French word for half cup.
Iridescent definition: Displaying a play of lustrous colors like those of the rainbow.
2 inches in height
2 1/4 inches in diameter
4 1/2 inches in diameter
This set is in excellent condition. There are no chips, cracks, or crazing. There is wear to the gold on the handles and rims. Also, the gold flowers show wear. This is normal for old china.
This set would be a perfect gift for holidays, birthdays, or special occasions. A wonderful gift idea for the collector.
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Our Vintage Rating Chart:
'LIKE NEW' Perfect mint condition.
EXCELLENT: Item has no chips cracks or crazing. May show wear from over the years such as small utensil marks.
GREAT: Item shows signs of wear due to everyday use. Larger utensil marks small flea bit chips.
VERY GOOD: Item has larger signs of wear from everyday use. Such as minor scratches, scuffing, crazing or flea bite chips.
GOOD: Item shows its years of use and love. There will be flaws such as chips, small cracks, more pronounced crazing etc. Price will reflect these defects. The item will show a larger amount of wear.
FAIR: Numerous noted flaws, some very significant. Larger cracks, chips, mars, etc. The item will have very significant wear for its years of use.