This plate is in great condition with minimal signs of wear. There are lines of color fading in the creases of the plate design and areas where the gold tone rim has rubbed off or faded. There is one small chip on the back of the plate at one of the edges that is not visible from the front view of the plate.
M Z Austria created these masterpieces during the 1880 - 1920's era for the upper class ladies of the house looking to entertain in style. Many of the creations from this time period features dream-like designs and were painted in a way to help the owner escape from the terrible truths of the hard times of that day.
This plate measures 10" by 10".