Large Famille Verte ‘100 Antique’ Shallow Bowl, 19th Century
Rising steeply towards a wide rim, the rounded sides supported on a hidden footring, the interior with patterns of ‘100 antiques’ contained within a double red line border. Wood stand
diameter 11" — 28 cm.
5 cm hairline crack at 2 o’clock, small rim chips throughout
The British Antique Dealers’ Association sticker.
The Estate of David Blyth Hanna (1858-1938), Toronto. Mr Hanna was a railway executive who became the president of Canadian National Railways in 1919, maintaining his position until 1922, when he was appointed the first chairman of the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO).
Base with note stating “(Collection of Lady Ashburnham) Spinks 10/50.”