DESCRIPTION: This antique Limoges Bowl is intricate in every way. The shape is fluted and has depth, with particular emphasis on a lavish wide gilt rim border embellished with secondary design. On a cream color glaze, there are four violet clusters of florals transferred to the bowl and handpainted with accents of fine gold accent lines. The rim is rococo in styling within the blank and finishing details, and the bottom is trimmed in a very fine line of gilt. The photos show this piece has not lost its soft sheen over the decades; it is an elegant piece.

WHY I LIKE IT: The violet clusters have an art deco placement amidst a very fancy gilding and design presentation. Whether you show this antique porcelain in a display cabinet or place in your master suite, the decorative bowl is one you’ll appreciate and enjoy.

Backstamp(s): Elite Works Limoges France (in red) 1890-1932; Elite France (in green) 1887-1915; Merignac (in gold, overglaze).

CIRCA: 1890-1915

DIMENSIONS: 10” x 9” x 2” deep

CONDITION: Very Good. This antique bowl has no cracks, repairs or crazing. It exhibits one tiny fleabites underneath rim (not detectable in top view), and manufacturing anomalies. There is also slight loss of gilt at various design points and two fine lines of gilt separation from manufacturing. Overall, this antique bowl is in very good condition and a beautiful display piece.

As always, please don’t hesitate to email with any questions. Thank You for visiting ModerneAntiques & Collectibles. Best, Maureen

ITEM ID
AntEWLim 29068-FRC
TYPE
Porcelain, Limoges
ORIGIN
France • French
PURPOSE
Bowls
ITEM TYPE
Antique

ModerneAntiques & Collectibles

Antique Bower & Dotter (Elite Works) Limoges Fluted Bowl

$115

Add to Cart
Make Offer
Email Shop Owner
Alert

4 other shoppers are interested in this item


    Curating History anew.
    Define your decor and gift-giving style with ModerneAntiques and Collectibles!

    Silver

    since 2018



    ModerneAntiques & Collectibles


    Maureen Lynn
    Email Shop Owner
    Northern , CA This Shop is rated Silver - 25 or more sales Silver Ruby Lane Exclusive since 2018