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A Castelli plate, second quarter 18th Century.

The sunken centre with a landscape, comprising a copse on a hillock with figures and cattle, the sparsely wooded undulating countryside with a building in the distance on the right, the border decorated with four putti supporting floral swags between a shell ornament on the upper rim and a winged putto mask on the lower edge, 23cm.

1763 Inventory:  “the bed chamber, 2’d George Room…….2 Old painted Dishes in Black Frames.”

 

 

REFERENCE: CER0711

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