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White deep dish stylized lotus leaf shape, center with royal coat of arms of Augustus King of Poland and Elector of Saxony, some floral decoration in Kakiemon style. From the Royal collection housed at Johanneum. Mark: Crossed swords in black overglaze. J

Marks

Mark: Crossed swords in black overglaze. J

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection

German, about 1730

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 4.1cm (1 5/8in.) Other (Overall): 14.9cm (5 7/8in.)

Accession Number

65.2086

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain