HAVILAND China ELYSEE Pattern Footed CUP & SAUCER Vintage - For Sale
HAVILAND China ELYSEE Pattern Footed CUP & SAUCER Vintage
This elegant cup and saucer porcelain china by Haviland, created in Haviland's New York location in the Elysee pattern, features a delicate gray band with gold leaves and dots. This is an authentic 2 piece set of one sauce and one cup.
Maker's Mark is "Mark U", which was used in the late 50's on their fine china pieces. These pieces are in excellent used condition with no chips or cracks.
The cup measures 4 1/8", the saucer 5 3/4".
Haviland dinnerware won many awards for quality at world exhibitions. Created from the white "kaolin" clay mined in the Limoges region of France, David Haviland designed and produced dinnerware that was used in the White House by several presidents. One of the most famous and recognizable features of his work is the unique quality and color of the porcelain.
Haviland china is very collectible because of it's historical and artistic significance.