Charming small Bavarian tea plates that can be used to serve little desserts and fruits. These vintage porcelain are beautifully shaped with florals and swirls. The porcelain is ivory in colour, with detailed handpainted purple, pink and blue flowers, foliage and gold gilt. There are embossed flowers around the sides too. Great for Hari Raya or as a gift for vintage lovers.
The listing is for 4x tea/dessert plates.
Made in Germany. The set dates to 1922 to 1945.
❣These are small so please take note of the size given.
In good vintage condition. No cracks, chips or crazing. There is some wear to the pattern and gold edges that commensurate with age. But they add charm to this particular style and design. Please study the photos.
Founded in 1884, the Krautheim & Adelburg Porcelain Factory GMBH of Selb, Bavaria was a porcelain manufacturer. Originally decorators, buying in blank porcelain which they painted, but from 1912 they began to make their own porcelain. It was taken over by Franconia China in 1945. The factory closed in 1977. (Britishmuseum.org)
Important Note: Please expect condition of vintage and antique items to naturally have signs of age and use, unless it's stated otherwise.