A Meissen relief porcelain ewer with relief decoration depicting bathing maidens and cherubs in an outdoor scene on a white ground with red naturalistic twist handle. Together with a basin or underplate having matching relief decoration to the rim. Both pieces with blue crossed swords mark and impressed "G 146" to the underside. Ewer – 10 5/8" H. Basin/underplate – 8 3/4" dia. Both items mid to late 19th century. Provenance: Baltimore estates of Virginia Howard Miller (c. 1880-1946) and Hugh Purviance King (1873-1966) passed down to present Living Estate of Virginia Johnston, Chattanooga, TN. CONDITION: Old break to underplate. Ewer very good condition.
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