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2920M Marlborough
July 15, 2016 10:00AMCalender

White Salt-glazed Stoneware Fortune Teller Plate

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2920M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: July 15, 2016 10:00AM


White Salt-glazed Stoneware Fortune Teller Plate, England, c. 1755-65, probably Staffordshire, press-molded cartouche and diaper pattern border with alternating dot and diaper and star and diaper fields, polychrome enamel decorated with bearded man and shepherdess centering a landscape with architectural ruins, dia. 8 7/8 in.

Provenance: From the Troy Chappell Collection; ex collection Dr. Alvin M. Kanter; Jonathan Horne.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Restored rim chip.

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Alvin M. Kanter, Jonathan Horne, United Kingdom