Buen Retiro - (Ceramics Porcelain Spain)

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Buen Retiro - (Ceramics, Porcelain, Spain) Porcelain factory transferred from Capo-diMonte, when Charles became King of Spain in 1759, to the grounds of the royal palace of Buen Retiro, near Madrid. Soft porcelain of good quality was made until the factory closed in 1808. The mark is the fleur-de-lys in various forms.


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