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Live in Limoges, France. Collect anything old and unusual.


My best Limoges Porcelain piece. - China and Dinnerwarein China and Dinnerw…


  1. Hi lizzy10314. If you can post a clear image of the mark, I will happily have a look for you.
  2. Thanks katherinescollections. I will post more of my Limoges soon. Good weather keeping me in the garden at the moment!
  3. The pattern looks very similar to this one doesn't it. http://www.ebay.com/itm/ANTIQUE-LIMOGES-PORCELAIN-CAKE-PLATE-BAWO-DOTTER-ELITE-/200324178327?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item2ea4406197
  4. The Red overglaze decorating mark is I think, Bawo & Dotter mark 9. 1900 to 1914 The green mark 5 is also Bawo & Dotter underglaze factory mark after 1900. Bawo & Dotter were New York importers who...
  5. I have discovered that it is Luca and he was a well known and respected hand painter of porcelain between 1900 and 1920.
  6. Glad I could be of help. I'm here on the spot so to speak, so, although no expert, I am happy to help if I can. We have lots of Limoges items for sale at our brocantes and boot sales.
  7. It must be after 1891 though, and here's why. The McKinley Tariff Law went into effect in 1891 and all imported goods after that time were required to be marked with the name of the country of origin...
  8. The painters called Luca were all Italian and painting in the 17th & 18th centuries, I'm wondering if the first letter is something other than an L. The artwork is so accomplished though, that I find...
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