A fabulous antique Royal Rudolstadt plate decorated with a scenic image of two women, it appears one is reading a love letter and the other is leaning in, wonderful hand painted image with the most intricate detail. The plate is further decorated with 24k gold medallions, gold raised beading, and gold trim, there are three different nature scenes in the gold encrusted edge, we can make out birds and a deer along with a type of Phoenix or dragon/swan type creature on each side.
Artist Signed "C*****"
Measures 9 1/4" diam
Condition: Overall Excellent, No Chips, Cracks, or Repairs, minor wear to gold gilt
Back Stamp: Royal Rudolstadt RW Crown mark plate impressed with numbers and initial on back, titled on back German original painting title and artist written in gold.
$110.00A beautiful diminutive vase hand painted with roses against a green ground and artist signed on the side D. Pila. The lovely Italian porcelain vase was produced by Ginori and marked as such with the Firenze Italy crown mark on bottom and is wonderfully crafted with a scalloped opening, bulbous center tapering down to a narrow base, all in miniature, having very detailed and pretty painted flowers.