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    Sale 5358

    Christie's Interiors

    15 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 271

    AN ENGLISH BISCUIT PORCELAIN CIRCULAR PLAQUE

    CIRCA 1775, PERHAPS BRISTOL

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH BISCUIT PORCELAIN CIRCULAR PLAQUE
    CIRCA 1775, PERHAPS BRISTOL
    Moulded with a half-length portrait of a gentleman, facing right, his hair tied en queue, within a garland of applied flowers, in wooden frame
    The plaque 5¼ in. (13.4 cm.) diam.


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    Richard Champion's factory at Bristol was known to produce plaques such as the present lot, including a pair presented to Queen Charlotte in 1775

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROAMA SPEARS


    Post Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES