Turquoise Teacup and Saucer
Gold Plated Turquoise Persian Tea Set of six teacups and saucers.
- Each is decorated with hand, gold gilt and enamel painted decoration
- Inspired by Qajar Art
Persian Tea set
A Persian tea set is a collection of vessels used to serve and enjoy traditional Persian tea. The tea is a central part of Persian culture and is typically served in small glasses accompanied by sweets. A typical Persian tea set includes a teapot, sugar bowl, and small glasses. The teapot is usually made of brass or copper and is used to brew and serve the tea. The sugar bowl is used to hold sugar cubes, which are added to the tea according to personal preference. The small glasses are used to serve the tea and are typically decorated with intricate designs and patterns, including Minakari enameling, which is a traditional Persian art form. Overall, a Persian tea set is a beautiful and functional item that is both a cultural symbol and an essential part of enjoying tea in the Persian tradition.