A nice tea caddy or tea jar with its lid made by Meissen in the 20th century. It is nicely hand painted with one of their Kakiemon style designs of flowers and a bug on white ground. A larger design to the front, a smaller one to the back with single flowers to either side as well as the top of the lid. Nice gold design to the top and a gold trim to the edge of the lid. The teacaddy is in good condition with a rough spot to the edge of the lid and a shallow chip to the bottom side edge of the main body as shown.It displays perfectly and is stunning to look at! The piece with its lid in place is about 3.875 inches tall, 2.625 inches wide and 1.5 inches deep.
The piece is marked underneath with the under glaze blue crossed swords as well as the usual numbers as shown. Tee Dose German Germany 20thC.If you like my goodies have a look at my other auctions for a lot more top maker pieces. Photos are part of the description - if you need others just let me know exactly what you are looking for and I'll take care of it speedily! Please do not send me questions on items other than my own! The item "Superb Meissen Porcelain Kakiemon Design Lidded Tea Caddy Jar Porzellan Teedose" is in sale since Friday, February 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Meissen". The seller is "kpmisbetter" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.