Auction # 31 Closing Tuesday - March 6th, 2018 at 10:00 PM EDT Catalog Lot 7
Auction Local Time: July 17, 2018 11:16:18 EDT
1893 World's Columbian Exposition Miessen Cup and Saucer with sepia image of the "Government Buildings. Chicago World's Columbian Exposition." written underneath. Inside the top rim is a gold decoration along with gold around the top and bottom rims. The saucer has a matching gold decoration. The bottom has the Miessen cross swords logo in blue under the glaze and "Made in Germany" in gold. This is probably a chocolate cup and these Miessen pieces are very rare. Size: Cup is 3 1/16" wide from edge to end of handle by 3" to top of handle. Saucer is 4 1/4" diameter. Condition: Excellent.