For your consideration is an outstanding antique Chinese Tea Caddy. Fine white porcelain with enameled ornamentation, gilt accents. Decorated throughout with figural scenes on either side. Original teardrop finialed lid in matching pattern, displaying a waterfront scene. Raised and gilt meander pattern at base. Tagged on underside with an antique paper tag with a fountain ink marking of the number 2. Part of a collection of Tea Caddies that we came upon. PLEASE SCROLL DOWN THE PAGE FOR MORE PHOTOS! 5.3″ high with lid x 2.5″ diameter. Condition: Please see photos below. Some rubbing on gold. Minor missing detail on the base meander. Two flakes on udnerside of lid, roughness at jar rim edge. Local Pickups Are Welcome! Take a look at the other items we have for sale now. Our items are described with the best of our knowledge and ability. We will be glad to answer all of your questions and provide additional photos and/or information. The item “1735-1796 QIANLONG Qing Chinese Fine Porcelain Tea Caddy Red, White & Gold” is in sale since Tuesday, November 5, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Tea Caddies”. The seller is “imeon” and is located in Spring, Texas. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: China
- Age: Pre-1800
- Primary Material: Porcelain & Pottery
- Maker: Qianlong
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original
- Color: White