Chinese Export En Grisaille Ovoid Juno Tea Caddy. Chinese en grisaille tea caddy, Qianlong (1736-95), with applied scrollwork round the foot, depicting the Goddess Juno.
In Roman religion, chief goddess and female counterpart of Jupiter. With Jupiter and Minerva, she was a member of the Capitoline triad of deities traditionally introduced by the Etruscan kings.
Juno was connected with all aspects of the life of women, most particularly married life. 5.5"H X 3" W. Condition: Professional restoration to top rim, lid not original and chipped, minor imperfections to be expected. I try and represent items as accurately as possible. If there are any issues upon receipt of the item, please don't hesitate to contact me.The item "Chinese Export En Grisaille Qianlong Goddess Juno Ovoid Tea Caddy 18th Century" is in sale since Wednesday, December 15, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Cookware, Dinnerware & Serveware\Plates".
The seller is "katja2" and is located in Cincinnati, Ohio. This item can be shipped worldwide.