Limoges porcelain marks dating Jazminsexchat
It dates back to somewhere between the years of 18, based on the date of the mark.for this particular cartouche mark; however, those were the years we were at war with Germany.These particular marks have been dated to the years of c.1891-1914.The gold rectangle part of the second mark is covering the name of the factory that produced the blank. Lefton was a distributor of imported giftware from Japan beginning in 1940 and is apparently still in business today, although George Lefton himself is now deceased (since the mid or late 1990's).That narrows the date of this particular mark to 1937-1939.
Found on this child's tea set, now in my private collection. It came down through her family to her from her great grandmother who was born in 1888, apparently in America.
This serves as evidence that the mark was used much later than the books have stated.
The "modern" style of the set is certainly reminiscent of the While hopeful on my part that this might actually be a Naudot, the Naudot expert on ebay said that it was not; so the search continues.
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