And yet...Another Rare Traveling Salesman's Sample! Awesome!
Manufactured and decorated by respected...
Haviland & Company of Limoges France
Having five deep large belon shaped oyster wells...
Colorfully decorated with scattered gilded flowers on a deep magenta ground
Large center round sauce well is elaborately decorated with a gilded medallion on a white ground...
And surrounded with a bright gilded design
Adding further interest is the outer edge having three different colored designs not including the scalloped gilded rim
A really hard plate to describe...check out all the photos!
Truly a WOW oyster!
Back marks show the Salesman's pricing information for the retailer, as well as Haviland's mark
Condition is MINT with no issues ~ Measures approx 9" Diam
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