Vintage China Footed Cup and Saucer HavilandNew York City USA Laserre floral - For Sale
Vintage China Footed Cup and Saucer HavilandNew York City USA Laserre floral
This beautiful cup and saucer was created by Haviland in the hand painted Laserre pattern. It is an authentic set. This pattern was discontinued in 1966, having been produced between 1958 and 1966. This particular set was created in 1958, identified by the mark ("Mark U") found on the pieces. There are also factory marks (23,45 and 27) on the pieces. The lovely blue flowers lie nicely against an eggshell-like background with delicate gold leaf bordering rims and detailed on both the foot of the cup and the handle.
The cup measures 4", while the saucer is nicely balanced at 5 3/4".
There are no imperfections in these pieces and will complete the set you may already have or make a wonderful gift.
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.