Lot 222: KPM (BERLIN) PORCELAIN ARMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE CABINET CUP AND SAUCER WITH THE ARMS OF STEPHENS, DATED 1861.
25 October 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: The cup painted and gilt with the armorial and motto "DEUS INTERSIT" (God intervenes), the saucer inscribed "Souvenir du 16 Septr A son cher mari H.M. Stephens Bonn 1861" (In memory of 16 Septr, her dear husband, H. M. Stephens, Bonn 1861), each with printed sceptre and circular KPM factory mark in underglaze-blue. Diameters 4 and 6 1/8 inches. Together with a pair of Continental porcelain armorial cups, and a coffee can and saucer, all unmarked. (6)