This is a very elegant fine china covered serving dish with a gentle scalloped edging that was produced by Seltmann in Weiden Germany. It is the Marie Luise pattern of china. The serving dish is white with gold trim around the edges. The lid has a beautiful gold design that encompasses the lid handle.
There is a backstamp on the bottom that shows a crown, Marie Luise, Seltmann, Weiden Bavaria. Weiden is in the Bavarian part of Germany.
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There is a simple elegance to this piece and is a fine example of the china that the Seltmann company produced.
Other fine Seltmann complimentary china pieces we offer: Gravy Boat, Coffee Server, Creamer, Salad Plate, Square Serving Bowl, Round Serving Platter, Covered Sugar Bowl, Oval Serving Platter, Soup Bowl, Soup Tureen, Luncheon Plate
From handle to handle the serving dish measures approximately 11 1/2 inches. The dish is approximately 8 inches in diameter and is approximately 3 1/1 inches deep. The base is approximately 5 inches in diameter. The bottom of the lid is approximately 9 inches in diameter.
This beautiful covered serving dish is in excellent vintage condition. There is minimal wear on the base. There is very little wear on the delicate gold trim.