This antique French Theodore Haviland oyster plate has a dramatic sweep of seaweed across the wells. The entire plate is painted in pale yellow, apricot, robin's egg blue, and multiple shades of brown. The mold for the plate has a variety of small raised designs along the border, contributing to a three dimensional effect, For added luster the edge is gilded. On the back of the plate is "Theo Haviland Limoges France." Also there is an impressed mark"TH" with a star between the two letters. These marks date the plate to 1895. The diameter of the plate is 8 3/8 inches. The plate is in excellent condition with no chips, hairlines , or repairs. This was probably a cabinet piece.
1895 Antique French Theodore Haviland Limoges Oyster Plate, Asymmetric Seaweed
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