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November 17, 2016 10:00 AMCalender

Tin-glazed Earthenware Freemason Dish

Auction: Discovery - 2959M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 17, 2016 10:00AM


Tin-glazed Earthenware Freemason Dish, England, c. 1755-60, probably Liverpool, blue decorated with central crest for the Order of Freemasons, a ribboned motto below "AMOR . HONOR . ET . JUSTITIA," dia. 10 in.

Provenance: The Troy Chappell Collection; David Newbon.

Literature: Identical illustrated in English & Irish Delftware 1570-1840, by Dawson, illus. 56.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

The rim with glaze loss and minor chipping surrounding the edge.

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David Newbon, United Kingdom