An Hispano-Moresque pale copper-lustre charger
Valencia, late 16th Century
Of shallow flattened form, the centre with a lion, the cavetto and rim with lions rampant among scrolling foliage punctuated by flowerheads, the reverse with a lion rampant among birds perched in dense scrolling foliage (cracked across and restored, restored chip to well, usual rim chips, footrim chips and glaze flakes)
19 in. (50.5 cm.) diam.