Count Thun PH Leonard Hand Painted Signed BME Blackberry Blossom & Gold Plate Beautiful porcelain plate with relief molded scrollwork, lattice, and floral edge. Decorated with hand painted purple and white blackberry blossoms with gold gilt highlights over an ivory background. With gold gilding along the edge and gold highlights to the relief molded flowers.
Signed on the reverse BME'85 for 1895. Has an impressed TK mark on the reverse, which was used by the Count Thun factory in Vienna Austria between 1830 and 1889.
This is an importer mark used by PH Leonard. PH Leonard went bankrupt around 1898 or 1902; there are various conflicting sources on the year. Has some wear to the gilding, but otherwise good condition. Measures approximately 9 inches wide.This is an antique and may have small in manufacture defects that do not effect the display of the piece. The item "Count Thun PH Leonard Hand Painted Signed BME Blackberry Blossom & Gold Plate" is in sale since Thursday, July 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Other China & Dinnerware". The seller is "ladyindecadence" and is located in Baltimore, Maryland. This item can be shipped worldwide.