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Australian & Colonial(#448) 24/11/2019 12:00 PM AEDT CLOSED!

Lot 25 of 669: "HOBART TOWN" circa 1825 Staffordshire earthen ware ceramic plate with blue & white transfer pattern. (After) George William Evans, who originally published the image as a frontispiece to his book on the colony in 1822. Earliest known depiction of Australia on porcelain or earthen ware. Extremely rare & desirable. Diameter 23cm. Hairline cracks expertly repaired without loss of image.

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Lot closed - Price Realized:$700
Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Australian & Colonial(#448)  24/11/2019 12:00 PM AEDT  CLOSED!