Antique Meissen Porcelain Indian Tea Cup Set 1st Choice/Quality. Antique Hand Painted Meissen Porcelain Indian Flowers teacup, saucer, plate.Colour: Purple Purplische Excellent 1st. BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS 1st Quality. Cup Width: 11cm (inc handle). Good condition for their age. Pleasure to display and hold. Porcelain hand painted in Meissen Indian Flowers, Indianische Blumen pattern enhanced in gilding. 1st quality, no grinding marks. Please look at photographs and feel free to ask further questions. Meissen in Dresden, Germany can be credited with the discovery of porcelain in Europe.
Today, Meissen is considered to be highest quality of porcelain. Horoldts painting during his early phase were heavily influenced by East Asian modes and motifs. Nder his direction were created decorations of fleurs des Indes flowers of the Far East.Pattern is one of the oldest decorative motifs applied to Meissen porcelain dating back to 1720. Indian Purple IndischPurpur pattern was developed in the nineteenth century following earlier eighteenth century monochrome floral patterns executed in purple and gold only. The colour described as Indische Purpur is a lovely clear bluish or raspberry pink, closer to crimson than purple. The item "Antique Meissen Porcelain Indian Purple Tea Cup Set 1st Choice/Quality" is in sale since Monday, May 31, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Porcelain/China\Meissen". The seller is "seaviewgarden" and is located in Westminster, London. This item can be shipped worldwide.