The piece is nicely hand painted with a portrait of a lady holding a lyre in white on a dark blue ground with some gold highlights. So this might be the perfect gift for Valentine's day : The plaque is signed with the artist initials as shown. It is attached to an olive green velvet backing and comes framed with a distressed looking frame - made that way. It is gold, silver and has some reddish tones in the distressed parts. The plaque has a woven gold cloth around the edge to hide the edge of the plaque.The plaque itself is in perfect condition, the frame and cloth have some signs of age but they displays superbly! The back has been opened but I'll just tape it shut and it won't show when on display anyway. The plaque itself is 4.125 inches wide and 3.5 inches tall so a nice size.
The entire framed piece is 8.75 inches wide and 6.75 inches tall plus about 0.75 inches thick. The back does not appear to be marked from what I can see. If you like my goodies have a look at my other auctions for a lot more top maker pieces like Vieux Paris, Sevres and so on.
Photos are part of the description - if you need others just let me know exactly what you are looking for and I'll take care of it speedily! Please do not send me questions on items other than my own! Porcelaine porcellana Staffordshire Battersea Bilston. For sale is a really nice framed oval enamel on copper plaque made in France - most likely the Limoges area - in the 19th century.
The plaque has a woven g. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Plaques & Signs".
The seller is "kpmisbetter" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.