Meissen, 1966. Polychrome bird painting (decor no. 262007), Altozier relief, gold rim. 73 parts: 11 dinner plates, 12 soup plates, 12 small plattes, 12 bread plates, 10 small side dishes, 4 round platters, 4 oval platters, 2 square bowls, 2 ragout tureens with lid, 1 large oval tureen with lid, 2 sauce boats, 1 small vase. Crossed swords mark. - The service was a commissioned work for the consignor's husband, an U.S. citizen with direct access to the Meissen manufactory where he ordered the service in autumn 1965.