Meissen Flower Encrusted Basket, c.1765

A beautiful circular pierced basket with stem shaped handles, trailing to form the raised feet, the exterior fully encrusted with flower heads and foliage, and painted on the interior with a large bouquet. Underglaze blue crossed swords and dot to base, c.1765.
Width 25 cm (10 inches), depth 21 cm (8.25 inches), height 10 cm (4 inches).


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