ONE SUPER COOL OYSTER! RARE!
Produced and decorated by Lewis Straus & Sons of Limoges France
On a Vultury Frères Frères (also of Limoges France) mold which is determined by the 'Limoges Bird' on the back
Quote from 'Collector's Encyclopedia of Limoges Porcelain' by Mary Frank Gaston...
"Vultury factory was in business from about 1887 until 1904. Examples are rarely seen"
Having six large oyster wells & center sauce well
Beautifully decorated with florals with raised gilding
Ground shades from a pastel pink to white toward the center
Gilded accents and rim
9.50" diam ~ Excellent Condition
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