VINTAGE GEO H BOWMAN PLATTER ORIENTAL CAF� DETROITThis is a vintage oval platter for the Oriental Caf�, Detroit made in the1920s. It measures 13 5/8 inches by 9 � inches. It is in excellent used condition with some surface scratches but no chips, cracks or damage. It is a rare and beautiful piece of old restaurant ware that dates back to the 1920s and early 30s when George Poy, Harry Yee, and their associates, operated the Oriental Caf� in the city of Detroit . The George H Bowman Co. of Cleveland Ohio manufactured and distributed fine china from the 1880s to at least the late 1920s. This piece is marked Geo H Bowman & Co Cleveland O. I prefer PayPal, but will accept special payment arrangements on occasion. Your item will be professionally packed and shipped within (3) days of payment receipt and usually the next day. As always, please e-mail me with any questions.
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