The Welsh Sale

Sat 06 July 2019, 10:30 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

The Welsh Sale

Lot 40

A SWANSEA PORCELAIN PLATE FROM THE BURDETT-COUTTS SERVICE, of circular form with dentil gilt rim, Sims of London decorated (probably James Turner) with vibrant flowers overflowing from a basket seated upon the ground with flowering plants, surrounded by a rococo style gilded band and with three insects to the border, impressed SWANSEA mark to base 21cms diam¦Condition: some wear to the gilding particularly on rim, no obvious scratches or loss to the floral decoration¦Auctioneer`s note: the service was supplied by Mortlocks in 1816 to the banker Thomas Coutts, commemorating his marriage to Harriet Mellon

Guide price
£400 - £600

Hammer price £350.00