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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 47

    A ROUEN FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A ROUEN FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Painted with a central blue-ground flowerhead and scrollwork medallion within a lappet border enclosing leafy scrolls, the rim with a band of continuous lappets alternating with flower-sprays, the footrim pierced for suspension (some minor flakes to glaze around rim)
    21 7/8 in. (55.6 cm.) diam.


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