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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 1

    A LONDON DELFT BLUE-DASH TULIP CHARGER

    CIRCA 1670-90

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    A LONDON DELFT BLUE-DASH TULIP CHARGER
    CIRCA 1670-90
    Painted in blue, green, yellow, ochre and manganese with tulips, carnations, buds and leafy foliage issuing from a blue and yellow two-handled vase, within a yellow line and blue-dash border to the rim (broken in two and restuck, repair to rim, chip to rim, chipping to footrim)
    13 in. (33 cm.) diam.


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    Two chargers, one dated 1668 and the other 1676, similarly decorated with flowers issuing from globular vases with scroll handles, are illustrated by Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware (London, 1984), pp. 29 and 31, nos. 53 and 66 respectively.

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