This is a set of very rare Meissen hand-painted fish plates, late 19th / early 20th century, blue crossed swords marks, Pressnummern 1 and 22, painted with various freshwater fish swimming in rivers, the osier-moulded borders with insects including mayflies, beetles, shells, coral, a water-boatman and dragonflies, within gilt line rims. The hand-painted fish decoration is exquisite, with intricate details and vibrant colors. Two of the plates bear artist's mark on the border (see last second pictures).
These plates are a rare and valuable addition to any collection of Meissen porcelain. Condition: All are 1st choice! Each plate in this set is in excellent condition, with no chips, cracks, or repairs. The hand-painted fish decoration is bright and vivid, with no signs of wear or fading. The gilt rim and scalloped edge are also in excellent condition, with only minor signs of age.
Measurements: Each plate measures approximately 9 inches in diameter. Thank you for your interest in our vintage porcelain collection! This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates". The seller is "oldtimeworkshop" and is located in this country: US.
This item can be shipped worldwide.