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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 50

    A ROUEN FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, BLUE G OR 6 MARK

    Price Realised  

    A ROUEN FAIENCE BLUE AND WHITE CHARGER
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, BLUE G OR 6 MARK
    Painted with two concentric bands of lappets enclosing leaves and scrolls issuing from demi-flowerheads, alternating with flower-sprays and smaller lappets, the rim similarly decorated with further lappets flanked by berried leafy plants, the footrim pierced for suspension (very minor rim chips)
    22 in. (55.9 cm.) diam.


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