A gorgeous vintage Capodimonte demitasse cup and saucer brought back from Italy. This vintage set has stunning relief of cherubs and sea nymphs with a heavy gold metallic trim and lining inside the cup. This set is in Excellent one owner estate condition. This will make a beautiful display piece when not in use and these would be a great collection to start and use as decor.
This cup holds 4 oz and stands about 2 1/8" tall. The saucer measures 4 7/8" across and has a gorgeous purple and pink basket of flowers in relief with heavy gold metallic trim. The saucer is marked with the gold crown and blue letter N and 948 Italy. The cup is marked with the same crown but a slightly different blue N mark. It has the number 1036 and 947 Italy. See photo for close-up of marks.
A wonderful collectible piece of Capodimonte for the Italian Coffee Lover or Lover of fine porcelain.