Althrough this lovely oyster plate is unmarked, it was identified as Limoge by an antique shop. 6 hand painted wells feature alternating oyster hearts and an abstract brush pattern.Is an aqua blue and is rimmed in gold which shows some wear. The entire edge of the plate is also rimmed in gold, showing minor wear. The wells which have the oysters have a subtle pink highlighting near the upper out edge o the wells. The paintings of the oyster hearts in the three wells are fairly detailed, not crude at all. The plate shape is hexagonal with the wells extending over the edge to give a scalloped affect.
It would have likely been manufactured pre- 1900. The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH LIMOGES HAND-PAINTED PORCELAIN OYSTER PLATE EXC" is in sale since Wednesday, July 15, 2020.This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Limoges". The seller is "abbys-grandma" and is located in El Dorado Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Dominican republic, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, El salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Russian federation.