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Manner of Jacques Laudin I (1627-1695) | French, Limoges, probably 17th century | Oval Plaque with the Emperor Nero in profile

Estimate:

700 - 900 GBP

Property of the descendants of William & Robert Adam

Manner of Jacques Laudin I (1627-1695) | French, Limoges, probably 17th century | Oval Plaque with the Emperor Nero in profile

Manner of Jacques Laudin I (1627-1695) | French, Limoges, probably 17th century | Oval Plaque with the Emperor Nero in profile

Estimate:

700 - 900 GBP

Lot sold:

1,008

GBP

Property of the descendants of William & Robert Adam

Manner of Jacques Laudin I

(1627-1695)

French, Limoges, probably 17th century

Oval Plaque with the Emperor Nero in profile


partially gilt painted enamel on copper

inscribed: NERO. CLAVD [...] / CAESAR. VI.

7.5 by 5.8cm., 3 by 2¼in.

There are areas of loss to the enamel at the top, as well as a minor loss to the copper at the top edge. Otherwise the condition is good, with minor surface dirt and wear consistent with age. A small hole at the bottom.


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There is a possibilty that the present lot entered the family through William Adam (1689–1748);
Thence by descent.