China, Yongzheng-period (1723-1735). Porcelain with polychrome painting, partly in gold. In the centre a circular reserve with a pair of Fô-dogs and ruyi-sceptre. At the wavy formed rim a large border with the "8 buddhist symbols" and 4 auspicious characters. Verso at the rim 4 bats. Six-character Yongzheng-mark. 1 plate restored at the rim. Diam. 15 cm.