The design of this set is Japanese inspired. The handle shape comes from architecture. Chrysanthemums are often depicted and are a sign of longevity. These flowers are hand painted in brilliant colors and outlined in gold.
The background has a pattern of cherry blossoms. Interestingly, Royal Worcester produced cups and saucers with similar elements of this design. The item "Antique T & V Limoges Demitasse Cup & Saucer" is in sale since Saturday, December 21, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Cups & Saucers". The seller is "betsybabe" and is located in Mahopac, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.