Vintage 24k Gold Porcelain Parthenon Greek Key Decorative Plate-adis-greece-50s
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Vintage 24k Gold Porcelain Parthenon Greek Key Decorative Plate-adis-greece-50s:
This is a Hard-To-Find, VINTAGE, EXCELLENT Condition,HandCrafted, Marked "Ceramic Porcelain 24K Gold & Turquoise Glazed Parthenon Greek Landmark Decorative DisplayPlate" made in Greece byAdis in the early-1950s. Belonging to my friends grandparents, it was purchased during a trip to Greece in 1951. This Decorative Plate was designed to be displayed not eaten on; it hung on their wall for over 65 years. It is in EXCELLENT Condition with bright, vivid colors and NO marks, stains, odors, paint wear, chips, cracks, crazing or other damage; it comes from a smoke-free, pet-free home. This BEAUTIFUL Plate has a diameter ofapproximately 6 1/2 inches; the bottom is Marked with a Gold Urn "Adis - Hand Made In Greece - 24K Gold - Copyright". The outer edge is painted with a 24 Karat Gold rim and 24 Karat Gold is used lavishly throughout the Parthenon depiction. Featuring a picture of the Parthenon, one of the world's mostfamousand magnificentruins, against a shinny black background, the copious amount of 24K gold leaf makes this Plate shine! An ELABORATE Greek Key pattern border separates the center from the GRACEFUL and PRETTY swirls atop the Turquoise Blue background. Entirely hand painted, this is an ABSOLUTELY INCREDIBLE Plate. With a FANTASTIC STRIKING scene of the Parthenon against a black background, the 24K Gold painted really POPS! Crafted with delicate artistry and a style that is FABULOUS, this Plate was EXQUISITELY painted and glazed by a skilled Greek artisan. This Plate is of very high quality piece ofporcelainthat was designed to sell to people visiting Greece and should be sought after by avid collectors. With artistic appeal and merit, this porcelain Plate is typical of the meticulous attention to detail paid by Adis artists to decorating their porcelain. This Plate is IDEAL for display in any room at home or work and is a
Shipping Weight approximately 2 pounds