7 May 2009
A DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE BASIN
CIRCA 1755, PROBABLY LONDON
With a crimped rim, painted with a lotus-pattern, the central flower below radiating petal-shaped panels, within a herringbone band, the underside with leafy branches, pierced three-quarters of the way up to the bowl, restored
12 3/8 in. (31.5 cm.) diam.
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