18 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 17,500
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 2,000
A TIN-GLAZED DELFT POLYCHROME ROYAL PORTRAIT PLATE
CIRCA 1715-25, PERHAPS DUTCH
Of shallow form with stepped border, painted in blue, green, iron-red and ochre with King George standing in his coronation robes holding an orb and sceptre, the initials GR flanking his crown, within a border of pendant foliage and scrolls, very slight rim chips
8 5/8 in. (22 cm.) diameter
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Acquired from Alistair Sampson, May 1986.
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