Super mid century cheese serving platter and matching butter pat with a lovely corn design and rich yellow ochre glaze.
Stamped Vallauris on the underside, this is a perfect combination.
The square cheese platter measures 9" 22 cm and the butter pat 13cm or 5" wide
It appears in good condition, but rubbing a finger around the edges there is roughness, suggesting some minor chips ot imperfictions.
Vallauris, a French town of potters since medieval times often reflects its Southern French 'terroir' in the gorgeously sunny and rich glazes of its pottery.
'Re-discovered' by Picasso it flourished in the Mid 20th century and attracted many famous artist potters.
All Quintessentially French items are vintage or antique, they are old and characterful and show wear consistent with their age and from being used. To most people, this is the quintessence of their charm.We take every effort to describe and photograph accurately, but if you have any questions or would like more information, please contact me Helen@quintessentiallyfrench.comAll measurements are approximate. Combined shipping is added at the checkout, based on weight and destination. Shipping outside Europe is by air freight.