A London delftware tulip dish, Southwark or Lambeth ( Norfolk House), circa 1665-85
2,000 - 3,000 GBP
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- 33cm., 13in. diameter
painted in blue, maganese and turquoise with a single tulip and leaves growing from a mound inside two concentric manganese lines, the reverse with a lead glaze
For similar dishes see M.Archer, Delftware in the Fitzwilliam Museum (2013), p.37, nos. A.54 and A.55; and Archer, Delftware, The tin-glazed earthenware of the British Isles. A catalogue of the Collection in the Victoria and Albert Museum (1997), p.87,no. A.24.