A 19th century French marionette plate. The Guignol Theatre. The Choisy-le-Roi faience factory produced French majolica from 1860 until 1910. The "H.B." stands for either Hippolyte Boulenger the director of pottery or for designers Hautin & Boulanger. The factory's work was some of the most delicate produced in France. 8" across. Wonderful condition (as pictured) aged with no flaws to report.
We have listed the entire set of 12 plates this week (nos. I thru XII). This was a very rare Honolulu Estate Find so be sure to check out our other auctions. Bid on several of the plates and SAVE SAVE SAVE on shipping. We can ship the entire set of 12 for $12.95 to any U.S. zipcode ($22.00 worldwide).
Shipping for this plate will be $7.95 to any U.S. zipcode ($15.00 Worldwide)