Turkish Tea Time: Cup of Black Tea

Glass teacup with gold rim, filled with reddish tea liquor, on white saucer with bold red patternView Full Resolution

This photo shows a closeup of an ornate Turkish tea cup, filled with black tea of a rich red color. The cup has a gold rim, which is reflected in the surface of the tea. The saucer is mostly white but has a pattern of red patches around the outside which match the color of the tea relatively closely.

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Alex Zorach

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Joined Sep. 1st, 2009.

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© Henri Bergius

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