Meissen, early 19th cent. Painted in light and dark iron red, partially shaded in gold. In the centre 2 phoenix, on the cambered shaped border two dragons, between them chinese symbols. Crossed swords mark with roman 'I', inventory sign in purple 'C.H.K.' (Churfüstliche Hof-Küche). Rest., worn. W. 34 cm. - Literature: Rückert I, no. 305-308: Wark Collection, no. 477; Hoffmeister Collection I, no. 112-115; Schneider Collection, no. 236-253.