8 July 2002
A Meissen famille verte style soup-plate
Circa 1760, blue crossed swords and dot mark, Pressnummer 0
Decorated in a typical iron-red, green, blue, mauve, black and gilt palette, the centre with a kingfisher in flight and another perched among flowering peonies, the flared rim with four shaped cartouches of crickets on foliage reserved on a dot and foliage ground, gilt rim (wear to enamels and gilding, slight chip to footrim)
8 5/8 in. (22.5 cm.) diam.
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