A wonderful and rare 9 piece asparagus service made by the Limoges factory in France for the Loeb Brothers retailer in Mexico. Includes a service tray, sauce boat and seven plates with deep wells.. Circa 1900. Pieces have hand-painted asparagus spears on a creamy white ground with heavy gilt trim. Signed "Roty" on each piece.
Platter 14 inches x 10 inches
Sauce boat 9 inches wide, 5 inches deep, 3 1/2 inches high
Plates 9 1/2 inches diameter
WEIGHT: 10 pounds