Chinese (left): Very good. Three minor rim chips, the largest measuring 0.2 cm. Scattered, minor firing imperfections throughout.
Meissen (right): Good. Light gilding wear, mainly to rim. Wear to enamels, notably on the foot of the jardiniere.
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Meissen: crossed swords mark in underglaze blue, impressed numeral 20
Collection of Henry H. Arnhold
Angela Gräfin von Wallwitz, Munich
Maureen Cassidy-Geiger, The Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain, 1710-50, New York 2008, no. 248, pp. 522-523, illus.
Porcelain, No Simple Matter: Arlene Shechet and the Arnhold Collection. The Frick Collection, 24 May 2016-2 April 2017.