This lovely plate is a French oyster plate made in the late 1800s. The 6 shell wells each has a painted oyster scar where the oyster is attached to the shell. A round black edged sauce well in the center of the plate is tinted yellow, making a very attractive display. The wells are on a bed of painted gray seaweed. The bottom is stamped with the maker's mark, Haviland Limoges c 1880.
All is in fine condition, no wear, chips, cracks, or utensil marks. Seemingly only been used for display. PLEASE SEE ADDITIONAL MATCHING OYSTER PLATES IN MY LISTINGS. The item "FranceHAViLAND LIMOGES ANTIQUE PORCALAIN 6 WELL OYSTER PLATEcirca 1880 -c" is in sale since Sunday, September 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Limoges".The seller is "themandarins" and is located in Wappingers Falls, New York. 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, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, 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, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, Philippines.