P021 - MEISSEN ARMORIAL PLATE FROM THE SERVICE MADE FOR COUNT BURCHARDT CHRISTOPH VON MÜNNICH
Circa 1738, blue crossed swords and dot mark
The center finely painted with the arms of Count Burchardt Christoph von Münnich surrounded by sprigs of Kakiemon flowers, within shaped ozier-molded rim
9 1/8 in. (19.4 cm) diameter
For another example from this service, see Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, ed., Fragile Diplomacy: Meissen Porcelain for the European Courts ca. 1710-63, p. 322, no. 115; also White Gold: 18th Century Porcelain from Meissen and Du Paquier, Property of the Byrnes Children Trust; Christie‟s, London, 12 May 2010, lot 86.
Cleo M. and G. Ryland Scott Jr., Antique Porcelain Digest, Newport, England, 1961, p. 189, plate 44, fig. 186.
On display in the Scott-Allen Collection at The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia from 1976 until 1996
On display in the “George Ryland Scott Collection” at The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art between June 1955 and May 1960