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The featured cup and saucer set exhibits the magnificent Peacock Eye pattern, an iconic design in the tradition of Bunzlau ceramics, often referred to as Decor 8. The vibrant blue hues arranged in circular patterns on a cream background are reminiscent of the mesmerizing beauty of peacock feathers, a hallmark of Bunzlau craftsmanship that reflects a deep appreciation for nature and artisanal heritage.
Bunzlau ceramics originate from the Lower Silesian town of Bunzlau, now Bolesławiec in Poland, famous for its high-quality ceramic production with a history dating back to the Middle Ages. Crafted from local clay and fired at high temperatures, these ceramics are noted for their exceptional durability. The glaze, both decorative and functional, renders the pieces resistant to stains and scratches and is dishwasher and microwave safe.
Ceramic cups like this one are suited not only for daily use but also serve as decorative art pieces. The sturdy build ensures that hot beverages retain their warmth, while the smooth glaze offers a pleasant drinking experience. The comfortable handle and well-proportioned saucer complete the functionality and aesthetics of the set. When held, the cup conveys a sense of solidity and quality that only handcrafted ceramics can provide.
Known for their longevity and functionality, Bunzlau ceramics also embody the fusion of practical utility and artistic expression. Each piece is a testament to the artisanal skill and rich cultural history of the region. Owners of such ceramics often treasure these pieces for generations, regarding them as more than mere tableware – they are heirlooms and collectibles.