Pair French Samson Armorial Porcelain decorated Plates, 7 1/2" diameter, with underglaze blue border and flowers around the Armorial design in the center in overglaze enamel. French Samson mark under the plate. The condition is good, no damages.
This tureen, with cover and under platter, was made for Princess Margaret on the occasion of her marriage in 1960. The inscription on the bottom of both pieces confirms this information. This item was sold at auction in 2006 at Christies in London. At that time it was described as, "Limoges Sevres-style turquoise ground tureen...
A classic mid-century porcelain water jug advertising Ricard anisette. In the south of France, tradition dictates that a pitcher of water should be served alongside anise-flavored aperitifs to dilute the drink. Makers such as Ricard and Pernod provided advertising pitchers to local bars and cafes to increase their sales. The squared-off shape is less common than the traditional globe-shaped pitcher, and only became popular after World War II...
These 4 porcelain ramekins were produced in France by Gerard, Dufraisseix and Abbot Limoges in the 1940s. The under plates have a diameter of 5 inches and the cups have a diameter of 4 inches. They are decorated with a transfer design. The garlands of flowers contain large pink roses. The cups are decorated inside and outside. There is gold trim and gilded accents on both pieces...
A classic Art Deco porcelain water jug advertising Ricard Anisette. In the south of France, tradition dictates that Ricard and other anise-flavored spirits be drunk with a side of water. Makers such as Ricard and Pernod provided advertising pitchers to local bars to increase their sales. This globe form is the classic shape from the first half of the 20th century. The bottom is marked "Ateliers de Céramique Ricard/Made In France".
Origin: France, ca. 1930...
French Porcelain marked PHL Depose Tea Set, consisting of 12 Dessert plates-7 1/2" diameter, Tea pot-top glued-9" high,9 1/2" wide with handle and spout, Milk jug-5 1/4" high, 5 1/2" wide include handle, five(5) cups and 6 saucers, and cups are in good condition. Beautiful birds and butterflies with blue floral branch decoration, accented raised enamel touch. All the gilding decorations around the rims are worn.
French Limoges Porcelain Cobalt Blue and Gold French Couple in traditional costume decorated Egg shape Box mounted with gilded Ormolu metal frame include hinge and knob, 2 1/2" high, 3 1/2" x 2 1/2" wide, and marked "Limoges" "Made in France" in gold on the bottom
Vintage dish made by Hermes in France. It has a lovely toucan and leaf pattern painted on the inside. The edge has a green and gold detail. It is marked "Hermes" in the lower border. The back has a sueded foot to minimize marking and slipping. It is also marked on the back in the dark green suede. It measures 5 and 1/8" in diameter and is approximately 1" deep. It is in excellent condition.
This is a great train themed shaving mug from the early 20th century. Shaving mugs were used extensively in barber shops across America. They held a cake of soap that was worked up into a rich lather with a bristle brush at a time when it was commonplace for men to visit barber shops for a close straight razor shave. In many barber shops, a fitted shelf held spots for the personalized mugs of its patrons...
A Set of Six Napoleonic Black transferware Dessert Plates by Boch Frères, Belgian
This set of six plates each have their own battle scene from Napoleon’s military campaigns. Each plate has an identical border with four fields within the border showing a laurel wreath with the Napoleonic “N” and a crown. Napoleon’s military hat and sword are also depicted four times within the border...
Mark: Tressemann & Vogt, # 7 under glaze white ware in green with Limoges, France
2 handled bowl: 4 3/4" diameter x 1 7/8" depth.
Under plate: 6 5/8"
Condition: Excellent, gold rim also excellent, bottom of each gold handle shows wear
This is an exquisite handpainted cup and saucer depicting
flowers in blue and gold with just tiny touches of white and pink. It is signed Limoges, France, and alo Raphael Weil & Cie, San Francisco. It is in perfect condition with no chips, cracks or repairs, and the gold is also in perfect condition.
A Porcelain Cake Shaped Hand Painted Box, French
The three tiered box topped with a small bouquet of roses is decorated in pink swags and touched of green. The top two layers make up the lid and are joined to the bottom with an embossed metal ring. The interior is undecorated and the verso is marked “Peint main, Rochard, Limoges, France.”
Size: 2 ¾” high 2” diameter
A Hand Painted Porcelain Box, by Chamart, Capital building Colonial Williamsburg
The rectangular box is hand painted with the Capital building from Colonial Williamsburg. The body of the box is an apple green and the verso is marked “Chamart, Limoges France” while the interior is marked “The Capital, Williamsburg, Virginia.”
Size: ¾” high 2 ¼” X 1 5/8”
A Hand Painted Porcelain Box, Betty St John for Rochard
The oval body with conforming lid is decorated with a green wreath of boxwood foliage centered by a carnation. The body is similarly decorated with the greenish boxwood band. The verso is marked “Limoges, France, © Betty St john, MCMLXXXII, Hand Painted for Rochard.” The interior is decorated with two words “January” on the interior of the lid and “Carnation” on the bottom...
This porcelain tea cup, saucer and dessert plate was produced in England by Royal Crown Staffordshire in the 1930s. The plate has a diameter of 8 1/2 inches, the saucer has a diameter of 5 1/2 inches and the cup is 2 inches high. The set has elaborate factory decoration and gilding. The ground color is crimson red. There are reserves on each piece containing brightly colored flowers. Ornate gilding covers nearly the entire surfaces of all the pieces including the exterior of the cup...
Wow! A Huge Limoges Handpainted Egg with Ormolu Fittings, beautifully done. It measures appx 6 inches in length . It sits on an Ormolu or Bronze Dore Stand, making total height of 7.5 inches. Egg Signed Limoges. Condition is excellent, light wear to finish on Ormolu stand. This is a Stunner!!!
This 10 piece porcelain game bird set was produced in France by Lazeyras, Rosenfeld & Lehman in the 1920s...