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Large Platter. French, 1960's, Hand Painted.

$175

market:

Everyday

dimensions:

9.25" W x 1" H x 18.5" L

2.4 lbs

style:

Mid Century Modern

materials:

Ceramic

Tiggy
Tiggy & Pip
Tiggy & Pip is a vintage home décor shop by mother and son décor and interior design loving duo, Tiggy and Pip Coudray. With a shared love of all things French and vintage we opened our shop in 2011. Based in France, between Cognac and La Rochelle, we source unusual items from recent French and European history. Everyday French household items from the 1880's to 1980's which, although at one time were plentiful, are now increasingly rare and collectible. We source specialist props for films/photo shoots and interior designers. Many of our 'finds' are currently on display in a number of top New York restaurants and Hollywood apartments.

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Free Worldwide Shipping on this lovely platter! It would make a gorgeous table centerpiece for any rustic farmhouse or rural country cottage kitchen, with an autumnal color scheme. Great for serving stylish canapés with before dinner drinks. A beautiful platter for seafood and fruit displays for fall/autumn themed weddings and banquets. Dating from the 1960's it measures 47cms/18½" long and is 23.5cms/9¼", at its widest. It weighs 1.1kgs/2.4lbs. It is in pristine, perfect condition, with no chips, scratches or cracks. Pornic is a commune in South-Eastern Brittany, in western France and "La Faïencerie" in Pornic produces an extremely wide range of earthenware. The pottery is a family enterprise founded in 1947 and specializes in hand painted ceramics, like this beautiful platter. The rich yellow ochre base glaze of this platter has been 'spotted' with a 'foam' like layer of white 'spots' and then a thicker deep bronze/sepia glaze has been 'spread', into the center, to form the leaves. The stems and veins have been drawn in midnight blue 'inky' lines that merge and spread giving it subtle definition and a textured surface. You can 'feel' the delicacy with which the potter has applied the brush strokes. It's very rare and collectible On the underside it is marked MBFA Pornic, Peint à la Main (Manufacture Bretonne de Faïences Artistiques (M.B.F.A.) of Pornic, hand painted. Such a wonderful, unique work, it's hard to part with!................ We ship worldwide. Your purchase will be carefully packaged and shipped from France using La Poste's First Class 'Colissimo International' service. It will be fully tracked, signed for and insured. We don't charge for packaging and should the worst happen we always refund or replace. Most orders ship the following business day. When we're extra busy, it may take up to 3 days. Once you have been notified of dispatch the delivery time frames are as follows: Europe: 1 - 5 working days. Rest of the World 5 -14 working days. Sign up at the bottom of the homepage on our website: https://www.tiggyandpip.com to receive our newsletter and discount/sales offers. There's always a discount for multiple purchases and we'll always combine shipping costs to give you the best price. We've lots more gorgeous platters if you'd like to take a look. https://www.tiggyandpip.com Thank you for visiting, Tiggy X

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