5 Best Antique Elite Works Limoges Demitasse Cup & Saucer Sets Pink Flowers
5 Best Antique Elite Works Limoges Demitasse Cup & Saucer Sets Pink Flowers. The saucers measure 4 3/4 wide to give you a size perspective. Fine no cracks or chips - see my photos. These have the SM mark as well - made St. Bawo & Dotter was established in New York City in the 1860s to import porcelain, especially from Limoges, into the USA. In the early 1870s they established The Elite Works in Limoges to decorate porcelain made by other factories. Their production included table china, decorative pieces and trinket boxes. Some of their marks incorporated St. Martial from the seal of the City of Limoges. Porcelain production was interrupted during WWI. The company closed in 1932. Bawo & Dotter also had large operations in Austria and Czechoslovakia, with completely different marks.
SM mark is for Saint Martial France. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Cup & Saucers". The seller is "spooknook" and is located in this country: US.