Made by the Berlin factory or KPM, with Prussian eagles and crosses. Made for the Prussian COUNTS VON HARDENBERG. Wonderful hand painted detail, gold & silver accents.Perfect for the discerning collector. Don't miss this unique set! Please see my other armorial porcelain. Europea n antiques, including Meissen, Derby figures etc. The family seat was NEUHARDENBERG SCHLOSS (CASTLE) at Norten-Hardenberg which they owned from 1287. In 1942 he was involved in the plot to assassinate Hitler. Many covert meetings took place at Neuhardenberg. If the plan had succeeded, he would have taken the role of Prime Minister of Berlin.
The coup failed and he was imprisoned in a concentration camp. The camp was liberated just one day before his planned execution for treason.
Kingschina, Grays Mews, Mayfair, London, W1K 5AB. The item "GERMAN PRUSSIAN Berlin KPM ARMORIAL Cup & Saucer WAPPEN TASSE Crest vase" is in sale since Friday, November 23, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Cups & Saucers".
The seller is "kingschina" and is located in CAMBRIDGE. This item can be shipped worldwide.