Meissen, around 1740. Polychrom painted in Kakiemon style with a red tiger with gold striped hide and sea-green bamboo with ironred and golden leaves. On the back inventory no. from the Japanese Palace in Dresden 'N=72-w' in black. Crossed swords mark. Diam. 22,9 cm. - As from 1721 all the porcelains from the Royal Collection in the Japanese Palace in Dresden got an inventory no. (the so-called 'Johanneums-Nummer', because the pieces have been preserved during the 19th cent. in the 'Johanneum' in Dresden.