22 April 2008
A PAVIA PLATE
CIRCA 1700, MANGANESE AF MONOGRAM BELOW A CROWN, MALTESE CROSS AND CROSSED PALMS
Painted in a typical palette with figures either side of monumental plinths, a slab in the foreground, before buildings and a mountainous landscape, within a manganese band rim, the reverse with manganese foliate motifs (chipping to rim)
10 1/8 in. (25.8 cm.) diam.
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