New, original 1920s shape with 1899 pattern design
Tea cup with saucer, part of the “Vogelkolonie” collection presented by Augarten as part of 100th anniversary celebration of Koloman Moser’s death. Originally created for the legendary Viennese fabric producer Backhausen the design of black and white swans intricated into each other is applied to shapes of "Ena" collection designed by Ena Rottenberg.
Founded in 1718, the Augarten Porcelain is the second-oldest in Europe. Now as then, porcelain continues to be made and painted by hand. Each piece is thus unique.