Made in Germany , Hand Enameled Genuine Cobalt. Very beautiful traditional German Cobalt dish.Note : Older German grammar rule allowed the replacement of the letter'I' with the letter'J'. That is why sometimes you can see JLMENAU or ILMENAU in town name.
Germany , by Graf von Henneberg ILMENAU Porzellan. 10 ½ x 11 , 2 ½ - 3 deep.1 lb 13 oz (826 gram). Great condition, no cracks, scratches , or breaks , discolorations. Some signs of wear on golden rim. Tiny spots with missing gold paint, but not much , you need to use magnifying glass to see them. The businessman Christian Zacharias Gräbner founded a small manufactory on June 18th 1777 after receiving authorization by Duke Karl August. The town of Ilmenau located in Thuringia (state of Germany) famous for its porcelain factories like Weimar , Wallendorfer , Lichte , and others. Over the period of 200+ years, Porzellanfabrik (Porcelain Factory) change hands and name many times. The company survived 225 years of peace , wars , socialism , reunification of Germany, bankruptcy etc.
Name Graf von Henneberg (Duke of Henneberg) was chosen for historic reasons: the town of Ilmenau had formerly been part of the duchy Henneberg and the previous company had already started to use the name Henneberg as part of their mark. All Arts, Crafts, Collectables, Antiques and Vintage products are non - returnable. The item "Echt Cobalt 11 Platter Dish, Graf von Henneberg, JIMENAU, ILMENAU Germany" is in sale since Monday, June 25, 2018.
This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\German". The seller is "bestdistributor" and is located in North Brunswick, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.