Offered here for your consideration is an Antique Meissen Porcelain Purple Indian Tea Caddy with ribbed, rectangular sides. Purple Indian pattern decorated and with gilt highlights.
It dates to the mid 18th century. It is in overall good, as-pictured used estate condition.
There is a chip and losses to one corner, some possible restoration to the foot rim, some. Fine and light glaze and surface scratches here and there, and other signs of expected light wear consistent with age. The base bears a faint blue underglaze crossed swords factory mark and a purple wiggle mark. Please see our other related items.
Thanks for looking and good luck! The item "Antique 18th century Meissen Porcelain Purple Indian Tea Caddy PC IDC" is in sale since Sunday, September 20, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Meissen". The seller is "avid4" and is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.This item can be shipped worldwide.