Jean Pouyat Limoges Hand Painted Cranberry & Gold Floral Scrollwork Chocolate Cup & Saucer A Beautiful porcelain chocolate cup and saucer. Nicely hand painted in cranberry with a fancy gold gilt Art Nouveau style floral and scrollwork border. With gold gilt highlights to the handle.Marked on the bottom J. This mark was used by Jean Pouyat in Limoges France between 1890 and 1932. This is an overglaze decorating mark used by Jean Pouyat in Limoges France after 1890, probably for a short period. Has a few very small minor stacking wear spots to the maroon color on the saucer. Otherwise excellent condition with no post manufacture chips or cracks. The cup measures approximately 2 3/4 inches wide including the handle x 2 7/8 inches tall. The saucer measures approximately 4 1/8 inches wide.
This is an antique and may have small in manufacture defects that do not affect the display of the piece.