Dutch Delft Faience Dish, C.1700
Dutch Delft faience dish, c.1700, decorated in blue and yellow enamels with a portrait of King William of Orange between the initials ‘KW’ within concentric circles, within a patterned border of tulips;
Diameter 21.5cm. (8 ½ in.);
Some scratches to glaze, four chips and fritting to rim.
Following the ‘Glorious Revolution’ of 1688 William began joint rule of England, Scotland and Ireland with his wife Mary