We are selling this stunning Sevres Vincennes cup and saucer. We believe this cup is called a Coffee Can and is decorate with a tete-a-tete style courting scene surrounded by elaborate gilding with jewels. The saucer has a floarl motif with elaborate gilding. Both are marked with Sevres Vincennes mark with BB date letter corresponding to 1779.
Condition: Some wear to the gilding, a few jewels are missing in the bottom of the saucer. The cup and saucer may be a marriage due to differing decoration.
Height 3 1/4 Inches 8.3 cm
Width 5 5/8 Inches 14.3 cm
Cup Width 3 3/4 Inches 9.5 cm