Stamped on the back with a crest and the wording:
The No. 8 dates the piece to pre-1945.
Good condition, no chips, cracks
The factory was founded in 1905 by Christoph Schumann, brother of Carl Schumann, and his father-in-law Karl August Schreider. By 1913 the firm already had 130 employees and specialised in reticulated porcelain items. By 1937 the firm had 400 employees, but it went bankrupt in 1984.
This item has been passed down to me from German in-laws. I’ve had it stored away for 20 years.
Size: outside length 8.3″, outside width 5.3″, height to highest point 1.9″.
Most similar items on eBay are from the US. This is from the UK therefore there are no expensive postal costs for UK purchasers.
The postage quoted is for postage to the UK mainland. For postage to outlying areas and outside the UK, please contact me before bidding.
Inspection or collection from Norton Lees area, Sheffield.