Set of 3 matching Faience plates - Henriot / Quimper

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Dec 10, 2011
  • Channel: Auction House

This is a set of three charming French Faience plates by Henriot ofQuimper. Early 20th century, in excellent condition with no chips and only the faintest normal crazing. Diameter is 8-1/2 inches. Design is a toy Napoleonic soldier standing hand-in-hand with a peasant flower girl atop a wind-up music box. Colors of soldier's uniform and girl's outfit vary. Rim is six-part flower-petal scalloping with yellow and green stripes.

Reverse is hand-marked "Henriot / Quimper / France / 2"

These are rare and unusual