French majolica Artichoke plate, made by Gien in France, circa 1938-1958. The plate has cream colored background with green leaves and flower in center well, made for serving artichoke. Plate has maker's mark on rear. Plate measures 9.25 inches in diameter. There are 3 glaze pops and crazing to front of plate, back also has crazing and one minor chip to base, all consistent with age and use. Great addition to any majolica collection.