This porcelain demitasse cup and saucer was produced in Munich, Germany by the decorator Thallimier in the 1890s. It is a little known decorator that made high quality hand painted porcelains in the late 19th century. The saucers 4 inches in diameter. The cup is 2 1/4 inches tall with a diameter of 1 7/8 inches.
There are 3 little cabriolet legs on the bottom and a uniquely styled handle. The portrait on the front of the cup appears to be Father Christmas. He is surrounded by the most elaborate, Christmas inspired ornaments. German folklore and great imagination went into the creation of this delightful demitasse. Please see matching cup and saucer.
It is a very rare find, just in time for the holidays. FOR OUR CUSTOMERS OUTSIDE THE US. The Post Office requires this. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Dinnerware & Serveware\Cups & Saucers". The seller is "betsybabe" and is located in this country: US.
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