Meissen Very Rare Tea Bowl and Saucer, c.1730

In a six-pointed flower shape, decorated in the Kakiemon style with a butterfly circling a flowering bush in blue, green, puce, red and yellow enamels, the rims highlighted in gilt. Tea bowl with blue crossed swords within two concentric circles, saucer with blue crossed swords and impressed number 7 inside footrim.
Dimensions: Tea bowl - 4.5 cm high x 8.3 cm diameter; Saucer - 13.5 cm diameter.


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