Made for the American market, each porcelain plate displays a shaped gilt edge, decorated with swags of pink roses and gilt decoration. Higgins and Seiter was one of the top importer and retailer of French, English and German china in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.
Doulton and Co. (Burslem, Staffordshire,1853-present) | Retailer: Higgins & Seiter (New York, NY, c. 1863-1915)
With printed backstamp (used 1902-22) and retailer's mark for Higgins and Seiter (New York). Hand painted mark: 14. Reg. 5544/E2443.
(12) Width 10.5 Depth 10.5 Height 1 in.