ATTLEBORO MUSEUM INC – 28th Annual Benefit Art Auction
Auction Ends: Oct 30, 2019 05:00 PM EDT

Collectibles

Vintage Plate Set: Abbey & French Floral (Sarreguemines Faience and Petrus Regout)

Item Number
33
Estimated Value
$150 USD
Opening Bid
$50 USD

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Item Description

Ceramic

Abbey: 9" diameter

French: 8" diameter

Sarreguemines faience was produced from 1860-1919. Sarreguemines is a French town whose name was used as part of a mark for a factory that made ceramics. Faience is a type of earthenware of high quality, made to look like Chinese porcelain with its opaque white glaze. The Royal Sphinx factory, established by Petrus Regout (1834), started as a glass factory and later began to produce fine pottery.

Antique Sarreguemines faience French plate design. Blue & white transferware, marked with the blue Loraine crown & wreath German trademark, Made in Germany. French floral, gilded, c.1889 -- 1918. 1890 luncheon plate by Petrus Regout & Company of Maastricht, Netherlands in their Abbey pattern. Plate features a Dutch abbey, with smaller portraits of the abbey on the rim. Sphynx mark on back.

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   $1-99, the bidding increment is $5

   $100-199, the bidding increment is $10

   $200-499, the bidding increment is $20

   $500-999, the bidding increment is $50

   $1000 and up, the bidding increment is $100

This item can be shipped or picked up at the Attleboro Arts Museum from November 5-9, 2019. The Museum is open Tuesday - Saturday from 10am-5pm. The winning bidder is responsible for all shipping and handling costs. The artist retains all reproduction and copyrights.

Donated By:

Mim Fawcett