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Staffordshire white salt-glazed stoneware 'King of Prussia' plate
Circa 1750-60
Moulded with panels of star trelliswork superimposed with a Prussian eagle, a bust-length portrait of Frederick the Great and a cluster of trophies alternating with inscriptions: SUCCESS TO THE / KING OF PRUSSIA / AND HIS FORCES.
Diameter: 9 1/2 in.
24 cm
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Catalogue Note

A similar 'King of Prussia' plate is illustrated in Janine E. Skerry and Suzanne Findlen Hood, Salt-glazed Stoneware in Early America, p. 234 (top right), shards matching which were excavated in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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