P166 - MEISSEN BOWL AND COVER
Circa 1730, blue crossed swords mark
In the Imari taste, painted with alternating ogival panels of flowers among further indianische Blumen, with puce artichoke finial
9 ½ in. (24.1 cm) diameter, 7 in. (17.8 cm) high
Cleo M. and G. Ryland Scott Jr., Antique Porcelain Digest, Newport, England, 1961, p. 190, plate 61, fig. 244.
For a Meissen charger decorated in the same pattern within a variant rim, see The Pompey Collection, Christie‟s, New York, 23 May 2002, lot 242.
On display in the “George Ryland Scott Collection” in The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art from June 1955 until May 1960