This superb oval bouillabaisse tureen dates from the 1950s. It is ceramic, with gorgeous hand painted decoration with fish, clam shells and a lobster handle. Made in three parts - the lid, a strainer, the main bowl and a platter underneath. This is quintessentially Mediterranean, from Marseille - Toulon. Light wear.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Platter 15" x 13½" Tureen is 10¾" high
Platter 38cm x 34cm Tureen is 27cm high