A beautiful antique Limoges round tureen with lid by Theodore Haviland. This piece has beautiful gold trim on the handles and lid finial and is decorated with dainty pink and white flowers and green leaves on the lid and the bowl's exterior and interior. There is an opening in the lid for a ladle. Overall dimensions with the lid in place are 11 1/4" handle to handle and 6 1/2" tall to the top of the lid finial. The tureen is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, or loss to the decoration and no utensil marks. Both the lid and the bottom are marked with the red "Theodore Haviland Limoges France Patent applied for" mark as shown, which indicated that the tureen dates between 1904-1920.
This piece weighs 3 1/2 lbs before packing, and shipping to the lower 48 US states will be via FedEx Ground/Home Delivery, insurance included. International shipping via USPS Priority Mail International, insurance included.