HAS THE WORD : "HANDPAINTED" UNDERLINED WITH A FLOURISH ON BACK OF PLATE. IN GOOD CONDITION WITH LITTLE WEAR. The Elite Works was a decorating studio set up in the early 1870s in Limoges, France by Bawo & Dotter, a New York City china importer of largely Limoges porcelain established the previous decade. The mark in green ELITE/L/FRANCE is an underglaze porcelain white ware mark used ca.
Some references have this mark as ca. The bearded man on the shield is St Martial, taken from the seal of the city of Limoges, France.Either way, the plate was made no later than ca. The condition of the plate is very good, with normal to little wear as shown in the pictures. There are no chips, flakes or fractures. The item "LIMOGES ANTIQUE HANDPAINTED ART NOUVEAU PLATE ELITE WORKS" is in sale since Friday, September 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Limoges".
The seller is "capemaycollector" and is located in Rio Grande, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.