Comprising a sand pot 2 5/8" dia x 1 1/2"h with cupped pierced shaker top & an ink pot & cover 2 3/4" dia x 2 1/8"h on tray 8 5/8" x 6 1/8" x 1 1/8h. Beautiful blue underglaze intricate pattern of vines, leaves & stylized flowers around rim with interior rectangular blue star-dot-cross hatch band frame enclosing a center design of an exotic bird, chrysanthemum pair & stylized rock formation with foliation. Painted overglaze in orage-red & gilt.
Blue underglaze crossed swords with pommels mark of the Royal Manufactory Meissen in use from c. Inner rim of ink pot repaired, otherwise excellent with a bit of wear to gilt at rim edge; no chips, cracks, hairlines.All Items Are Sent Insured. Check out my other items. The item "Fine Meissen Porcelain Exotic Bird & Flowers Inkwell Desk Tray 19th century" is in sale since Wednesday, December 20, 2017.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Ceramics & Porcelain\Platters & Trays". The seller is "jjhouse" and is located in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.