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Tea caddy with cover

German
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

13.33 cm (5 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1979.794a-b

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of eighteen pieces of Meissen porcelain. Meissen shaped-square teacaddy and cover. Elaborate chinoiserie subjects on scroll and trellis ground. Blue crossed swords mark. Meissen yellow-ground octagonal part-service. Painted with flowers in Kakiemon style by J.G. Herold or A.F. von Lowerfinck. Chocolate rims. See 1979.796 - 1979.804a-b.

Credit Line

Gift of Rita and Frits Markus