A Portuguese Renaissance silver-gilt dish, circa 1530-40. With coat-of-arms of Sousa (Prado) later added. (30,5cm; 1,181g.) With NEUSE Galerie
We had to be there presenting our kit – a wonderful Grendey japanned bookcase made for the Spanish market and a fantastic pair of Chippendale hall chairs – but my eyes always fall down on anything related to Portugal.