Large Meissen Porcelain Ornithological Bird Bowl / Dish c.1860

Large Meissen Porcelain Ornithological Bird Bowl / Dish c.1860

Code: FA1496

Dimensions:

W: 24.2cm (9.5")H: 5cm (2")

£545.00 Approx $689.87, €635.94
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An attractive large 19th century Meissen porcelain ornithological themed circular dish with underglaze blue scrolling vine frieze running around the inside of the rim. The centre finely painted with a tree in a grassy landscape with three birds perched amongst the branches. Various bugs and butterflies are scattered about the outside of the main scene. Impressed numerals 2 and 12 to the base and crossed swords mark, c.1860.

It measures 24.2cm (9 1/2") wide and 5cm (2") high.

In excellent condition with no damage, repair or restoration and minimal handling wear.