Signed Coalport Hand Painted & Gilt Handled Bowl Tantallon Castle Circa 1905
SIGNED COALPORT HAND PAINTED & GILT HANDLED BOWL'TANTALLON CASTLE' CIRCA 1905. Measures approximately 10 ¼ across (handle to handle). Excellent original condition no chips or cracks. Signed by the artist P. Percy Simpson was a renowned Coalport artist. He began his career at Coalport in 1901 and remained there the rest of his working life. He specialized in painting fish and landscapes. He became an Artistic Director at the factory. Tantallon Castle, located near Edinburgh, Scotland, is a formidable stronghold that stands on a cliff overlooking the Firth of Forth. It was the seat of the Douglas Earls of Angus, one of the most powerful baronial families in Scotland. Tantallon Castle served as a fortification for more than three centuries and endured three major sieges. The item "SIGNED COALPORT HAND PAINTED & GILT HANDLED BOWL TANTALLON CASTLE CIRCA 1905" is in sale since Sunday, April 19, 2015.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Bowls". The seller is "davidgrant777" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.