Antique French cafè au lait bowl, ironstone / terre de fer bowl, transfer decor with blue & colored flowers, rare Creil Montereau bowl.
Diameter of the bowl is 5″ (12.7 cm) wide, 2 1/2″ (6.3 cm) tall.
Very lovely and rare antique cafè au lait bowl of French origin, earthenware with blue and other colors transfer decoration featuring flowers in oriental style. Colors are very lovely, there are tons of cobalt blue, pink, light yellow, jade green, pale blue and brick orange.
The bowl has geometrical decoration in blue and white also in interior side, around the edge, brick orange fillet to edge.
This antique cafè au lait bowl is not signed but I can recognize it as produced by the famous manufacture Creil Montereau, dating to late 1800’s, see in my last photo and video another identical bowl which has the mark of Creil Montereau, available in a separate listing.
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A wonderful addition to your collection of antique French cafè au lait bowls, this stunning antique bowl would surely be an outstanding piece and would enhance your collection! I love the antique French bowls, they have so many different patterns and age give them so amazing tea stained effects! I am never tired to search them, I enjoy so much to play with them and mix the different patterns matching their colors….
Very good condition, this antique cafè au lait bowl has no hairlines and no ruptures, it shows just very light signs of use in the interior side.
The product has imperfections or a patina due to its age, as can be seen in the photos. Please take a close look at the pictures before making your purchase!
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