A Meissen fluted shallow bowl
Circa 1735, blue crossed sword mark, Pressnummer 21
With a bird perched on flowering shrubs within a diaper-pattern panelled circular cartouche, the border with lotus sprays and flowers, gilt line rim, the underside with two iron-red trailing flowering plants (minute rubbing to gilt rim, slight glaze blemish by bird's head)
9in. (24.2cm.) diam.