China, Guanxu-period (1875-1908). Porcelain with polychrome painting. In the centre a circular reserve with stylised symbol Lu (prosperity) framed by a ring of bats. The rim with foliage and flowers on a yellow underground under a meander border. In between 4 round reserves with Chinese characters (e.g. wishes for a long life). The bowl with a six-character Guanxu-mark. Diam. 14 cm.