A Castel Durante maiolica dish
Painted with a bust portrait of a classical youth wearing a laurel wreath facing a scroll inscribed 'NOV/ ALE. SA/ PERE. ACHIA.F/ ORT VA ...'and flanked by flowers within a striped border around the rim, 28cm diam (heavily restored with losses, the edge reduced)
- Please note that the estimate has been revised to £400-450.