AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE PLATE, DATED 1740 painted to the centr...



£700 - £900


AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE PLATE, DATED 1740 painted to the centre with the initials SB 1740 in a Kangxi style border of pagoda and flowering plants, 22.5cm diam

Provenance: A S Marsden-Smedley, Sotheby's, 18 June 1943, lot 5; T Murray Ragg, his sale Sotheby's, 23 March 1954, lot 30; Rt Hon Ernest Marples, PC, Minister of Transport, Baron Marples, (1907-1978), thence by descent.

Illustrated: Lipski (Louis L) and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, 1984, fig 463.

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Small flat rim chip at 4 o'clock and some typical light flaking around the rim, not cracked

Auction Date: 24th Nov 2016 at 10am

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Sale Dates:
24th Nov 2016 10am (Lots 1 to 951)

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