This exquisite antique Charles Field Haviland Limoges oyster plate is expertly hand painted with seaweed and a spiny shell. . The mark on the back is "CFH" over "GDM," the latter trio standing for Gerard, Dufraisseix, and Morel. This mark was used in the 1880's. The decoration combines innovative design and subtle color. The diameter is 8.5 inches, and the plate is in pristine condition. Please see other plates we have listed which were decorated by the same artist. These are some of the loveliest oyster plates ever made by Haviland.
We show this oyster plate in a place setting with a Spode under plate. There are enough of these complementary oyster plates listed to make a fine table service or to make a striking display on a wall or in a china cabinet.
Antique Charles Field Haviland / GDM Limoges Oyster Plate with Exquisite Colors #6