J. POUYAT and PILLIVUYT :
Rare suite of twelve cups and their saucers in porcelain with "old rose" background, decorated with gold foliage and a double-headed crown in a cartouche, and a suite of six bread plates with an identical crown. There are also four saucers of the same model.
Marked " Ch. PILLIVUYT & Cie Paris expo 1867 gold medal " in red on the label.
Second half of the 19th century (between the end of 1867 and August 1878).
(Three cups with starred cracks).
Height of each cup : 6,5 cm.
Length of each saucer: 21 cm.
We thank Mr. Philippe Bon, conservation officer at the cultural service of the city of Mehun-sur-Yèvre (Charles VII castle museum).