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    Sale 7731

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

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 53

    A SIENA MAIOLICA CIRCULAR DISH

    CIRCA 1730, PROBABLY BARTOLOMEO TERCHI

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SIENA MAIOLICA CIRCULAR DISH
    CIRCA 1730, PROBABLY BARTOLOMEO TERCHI
    Painted with a pastrol scene of a milkmaid carrying pails before cattle and sheep in a mountainous landscape, within an ochre-line rim (minor rim chipping)
    12½ in. (31.8 cm.) diam.


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    Provenance

    Barker Collection, no. 50, according to the paper label on the reverse.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DECEASED'S ESTATE