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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 448

    A LARGE HISPANO-MORESQUE COPPER GADROONED ARMORIAL LUSTRE DISH

    CIRCA 1500, PROBABLY VALENCIA, MANISES

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE HISPANO-MORESQUE COPPER GADROONED ARMORIAL LUSTRE DISH
    CIRCA 1500, PROBABLY VALENCIA, MANISES
    The central gadrooned boss painted with the coat-of-arms of an archer on horseback, within bands of dot-and-stalk, stiff-leaf, thistle head, net and wheel pattern, the underside with a rosette below fern leaves
    19 in. (48.1 cm.) diameter


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    Cf. Anthony Ray, Spanish Pottery 1248-1898 (London, 2000), no. 209 for a dish of similar form and no. 211 for similar ornament.

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    Provenance

    The Stepney Gulston Collection, Derwydd, Carmarthenshire.
    Purchased by Roger Warner from J.J. Jones and Llewelyn's house sale, 16 November 1967, lot 27.