A MEISSEN STYLE PARCEL GILT ENAMELED RELIEF GRAPE ORNITHOLOGY CACHEPOT, GERMAN, 19TH CENTURY, the scalloped gilt rim with a basket weave relief motif edge, over a body with relief waved pattern, each side centering an aviary and insect motif, flanked by integral crossed twig form handles, issuing relief grape leaf tendrils and green grape bunches, ending in a circular foot, verso a blue underglaze "Augustus Rex," style monogram. Height: 6 3/4" Diameter: 10 1/2"
Some rubbing of the gilt and enamel, mild losses to relief, some surface soil, but overall in good condition, wear commensurate with age and use.
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