Antique French cafè au lait bowl, terre de fer, decor of leaves in blue, rare Sarreguemines bowl model Bryonia, flowing blue with gildings.
Very lovely and rare antique cafè au lait bowl of French origin, ironstone bowl with flowing blue transfer decoration featuring Bryonia branches, with gilded details, this is the famous model Bryonia, one of the first transfer decorations proposed by Sarreguemines manufacture since 1868.
The bowl has decoration also on the interior side, around the edge.
This antique cafè au lait bowl is not signed but it’s decoration is easily recognizable.
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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 such amazing tea stained effects! I am never tired of searching for them, I enjoy playing with them and mixing the different patterns matching their colors….
This antique cafè au lait bowl has a beautiful antique patina, it is tea stained, it has a short hairline and signs of use and age with craquelure effect.
Diameter of the bowl is 5 3/4″ (14.7 cm) wide, 3″ (7.6 cm) tall.