Fantastic Egyptian Revival King TuT Plate 1920s


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Directory: Antiques: Decorative Art: Ceramics: French: Porcelain: Pre 1920: Item # 1235670
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
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103 Calle San Jose
San Juan, Puerto Rico 00901
Tel.787-723-1229

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895.00

This is one the finest pieces of porcelain I have handled-It is probably French and was bought in Switzerland-no condition problems----it has silver rim and was made in concert with the discovery of The Pharaoh King Tut--in 1922--this piece dates close to that date-TuT Tomb discovery led the Egyptian influence in the Art Deco period--plate is 11 inches diameter-it is depressed to 2 inches deep-not apparent in my photography is that the stunning gold background is filled with embossed hieroglyphics --ca 1920s--high end piece