29 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
A FAÇON-DE-VENISE TAZZA
17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY VENETIAN
The flat tray with up-turned rim, with a ring of blue chain ornament between clear milled bands, on a spreading hollow stem with a double ring to the mid-point above a folded foot
11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) diam.
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Plesch collection (Gt 30); acquired from Christopher Sheppard, 22nd May 1989.
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