This example is a modern fantasy wall pocket with a false Limoges back stamp. Nicely decorated with butterflies and dainty flowers the item can and has fooled some buyers not yet aware the fleur de lis mark with the words Limoges China below has nothing to do with manufacture in Limoges, France. This is just one of several different spurious Limoges marks of which buyers should beware.
There are characteristics that can help to identify falsely marked 'Limoges' items as counterfeits. Note the bright gold trim, for instance. This piece has no patina and looks new because it is new. Search this shop for other items bearing spurious Limoges marks for additional features that help separate real from fake.
A better picture of the mark present on this item can be seen in the listing for Item ID: 2007RP00051, the "Child-size Limoges Toy Chocolate Pot Cup and Saucer Set" here in this shop, as well.
This item measures approximately 7 1/4 inches long and it is 4 1/2 inches wide at the top opening.
Illustrations and Characteristics for Help in Identifying Many Confusing New Items
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