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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 239

    A BALTIC FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL DISH

    MID-18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS NORTH GERMAN, OBSCURED UNDERGLAZE BLUE 4 AND LETTERS TO BASE

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    A BALTIC FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL DISH
    MID-18TH CENTURY, PERHAPS NORTH GERMAN, OBSCURED UNDERGLAZE BLUE 4 AND LETTERS TO BASE
    Of arched rectangular form, painted with a crowned double armorial flanked by lion supporters, against an ermine drape, within a scroll work well and broad border of shell pendants alternating with flowerheads, within a gadrooned rim, restored hole through armorial, restored chipping to three corners of the well and minor restoration to rim, slight fritting and glaze flaking
    18½ in. (47 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    The Princes Lobkowicz