Details: Stunning antique gold collectors teacup set. Footed teacups are exquisitely hand-painted and marked WJS Copenhagen Denmark. Each teacup features finely detailed, hand-painted scenes of Castles throughout Denmark. The opulent use of gold throughout the set brings a shine to any tea time. This rare set would be a devine addition for any connoisseurs collection.
Dimensions: cups = 4” diameter x 2”h Saucers-= 5.5” diameter x .5”h
History: In Europe, fine porcelain tea cups were a delicacy for enjoying tea time. Originally exported from the Japanese port of Imari, tea time was newly seen in Europe in the 17th Century.
Condition: Cups and saucers are in excellent condition. Minor chips on two of the teacups (See Photos).