This is an amazing stack of 10 mixed fish plates, in ten different fish designs. The perfect shabby chic plate collection, ideal for displaying on vintage dressers/ kitchen walls or for large celebrations/ weddings/ shabby chic dinner parties. This is a'one of a kind' plate collection, sumptuously ornate plates, rare and collectible.
All these plates are French, dating from the 1920's, to the 1970's. They all have gold'gilt' edges. Altogether they weigh 3.6kgs/ 8 lbs! The stack is made up of. Two " Limoges Porcelain" plates, measuring 21.5cms/ 8½ diameter.These plates have a gorgeous, wide border, of ornate "filigree" lace gilding. They are slightly smaller than dinner plates, perfect for entrée/starter courses of fish pâtes or terrines. Two "Longchamp" plates, measuring 22cms/ 8½. These plates are in a square design, softened at the edges. Two "Lunéville" dishes, with a wide'ribbed" border, measuring 23cms/ 9" diameter. They are deep, at the edge, 4cms/ 1½, so they are perfect for fish soup, or fish served with sauces and dressings, so there is no risk of spillage. Lunéville Faience is one of the most famous French pottery manufacturers. It has been located in Lunéville, Lorraine, France since 1730 and is very collectible. This Lunéville K & G (Keller et Guerin) mark dates from 1923 onwards.
Two "Limoges Porcelain" decagon shaped dinner plates, measuring 23cms/ 9 diameter. These plates are exquisitely ornate, rare and collectible. Two "PF Porcelaine, Française' dinner plates, measuring 24cms /9 ½" diameter. They are all in excellent vintage condition, with no chips or cracks. They have the beginnings of'hairline crackle' to the glazes, which is to be expected with the age of these plates, and in no way detracts from the beauty or quality of this beautiful plate stack.
They have many years of service yet to offer. It will be fully tracked, signed for and insured. The item "10 Mix and Match Fish Plates.
French, Limoges Porcelain, Fish Dinnerware Set" is in sale since Saturday, April 10, 2021. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates".
The seller is "tiggyandpip" and is located in Caunay. This item can be shipped worldwide.