Vienna Imperial Porcelain Cup Saucer Shaped as Snail and Round Clam 1826
HANDLED CUP SHAPED AS SNAIL / SAUCER HAVING APPEARANCE OF A ROUND CLAM: They are of very special form type - being of naturalistic appearance...additionally, cup is gilded / gilt inside. - Saucer and cup made of white porcelain are partially painted (violet / greyish / turquoise shaded). Please note: Cup and saucer having same form type (but with different paintings) had once been exhibited in Viennese Castle of Liechtenstein in year 1910 (please look at the referring picture attached here).
Place of origin:
9H x 15.5W x 15D
3,54H x 6,10W x 5,91D
Creator / Artist:
Josef Geyer (painter)
Excellent; (= MUSEUM QUALITY !) / there aren't any damages existing, even the gilding is perfect !