A Berlin KPM porcelain dessert plate from the Generals' service for Prince Ludwig von Hessen-Homburg

A Berlin KPM porcelain dessert plate from the Generals' service for Prince Ludwig von Hessen-Homburg

Unidentified model. Decorated to the centre with an iron cross entwined with oak leaves and laurel and a copper coin commemorating the battles of 1813/14. Blue sceptre mark with black enamel dash, painter's mark, impressed mark 25, incised III. Decor slightly blackened due to firing damage. D 24.6 cm.
Ca. 1820.

Prince Ludwig von Hessen-Homburg (1770 - 1839) resided in Luxemburg. The service was sent to him there on 1st August 1821, accompanied by a hand-written thank you note from King Frederick William III.

Provenance

Berlin Private collection.

Literature

Cf. cat. Orden auf königlichem Porzellan, Petersberg 2013, p. 23, illus. 17.

Lot 215 Dα

Estimate:
1.000 € - 1.500 €

Result:
6.820 €