London, South Kensington
29 September 2005
A MEISSEN SHAPED OVAL SPOON-TRAY
CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S L.
Of lobed form, painted with figures before a tower, hut and walled archways, within a gilt quatrefoil cartouche issuing iron-red and puce scrolls, the border richly-gilt with C-shaped scrolls (slight wear to rim, border and well)
5 7/8 in. (14.7 cm.) wide
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