REF No. 6703 GG
GG: French eggshell porcelain rubyback dish made by Samson
French, nineteenth century
Samson & Cie.
Diameter: 9 inches; 23cm
from the Golden Gate Collection
A rubyback eggshell porcelain soup plate made by the French manufacturer Samson & Cie., decorated in famille rose enamels with a domestic scene within a leaf shaped reserve surrounded by seven borders of detailed designs.
This is a fine example of this type of nineteenth century French copy of the Chinese types made in the Yongzheng period.