CUP TEA BLUE WILLOW
"HAROLD IMPORTS" BLUE WILLOW PORCELAIN CHINESE TEA CUP
BLUE WILLOW:- The Blue Willow tells the charming old Chinese legend of an angry father pursuing his eloping daughter, only to see the maiden and her lover transformed into birds who fly away together.
This beautiful Chinese tea cup has the classic Blue Willow design. The Blue Willow design depicts the charming and legendary old Chinese Blue Willow Story. The story is about an angry father pursuing his eloping daughter. At the end, the father finds the maiden and her lover on a bridge, and before his eyes, they transform into love birds and fly away together. The lovebirds can be seen on all Blue Willow designs. Keeping with the classic design, ever-present are the willows, the house where the lovers resided, the house to which they fled, the bridge where they were transformed - all of the central motifs of the Blue Willow story are in the design of each Blue Willow piece. The Blue Willow design is stencil etched on by hand then fired, creating a beautiful and long lasting finish. To maintain the lovely finish, do not place in microwave or oven. Hand wash recommended. Five-ounce capacity.
One Chinese tea cup
Made of porcelain
Blue Willow design; stencil etched by hand and fired
To maintain the lovely finish, do not place in microwave or oven; hand wash recommended