London, South Kensington
17 April 1997
An English delft blue and white plate
possibly Liverpool, painted to the centre with flowering prunus and peonies issuing from an urn on a table, the border with flowers issuing from stylised rockwork, the reverse with stylised foliage, blue mark, circa 1760 (minor chips and flakes to rim) -- 23.3cm. diam.
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