A Meissen blue and white spittoon, mid 18th century. Estimate £500 – 700 (€650 – 910). Photo Bonhams.
Of canted square section, the flared rim painted in blue with sprigs of flowers within a diaper border, the compressed body with Chinese style flowers, 11cm wide, crossed swords mark with asterisk or possibly letter K
Note: A very similar example is illustrated by John Sandon, Meissen Porcelain (2010), p.36.
BONHAMS. BRITISH & EUROPEAN CERAMICS, GLASS & ASIAN ART, 3 Feb 2015 11:00 GMT. OXFORD