Very Beautiful Antique Meissen Porcelain Tea Caddy Marcolini Period For Sale
This saleis for a stunning antique Meissen porcelain tea caddy.
Dating to the Marcolini period, later 18thC.
Beautifully painted with putti and flowers.
Measures 10.4cm tall.
Marcolini period mark to the underside, crossed swords with star, slightly feint but easily distinguished.
Excellent condition, very clean and bright - small firing flake to the underside of one corner of the base, a few tiny pin head kiln glaze bubbles to the shoulder again done in the firing process - see pic 3 & 4.
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International buyers are very welcome.
**Please note as of April 2nd 2013 Royal Mail introduced significant price increases for parcels- I continue to do things as cheaply as possible and am in the process of looking into other postage options to get the cheapest service but in the meantime will continue to use Royal Mail unless specified in the listing. For all UK buyers to keep the costs down I have lowered most items to 2nd class postage, if you would like to upgrade to another service please get in contact before paying for your item and I will re-invoice you to your specification.
THE BASICS WHEN BUYING FROM US
~ Please read all the information in the listing before offerding ~
~ Most importantly, everythingwe sell is antique soin usedand 'second hand' condition - please read the summary at the end of the lising to find out what that means ~
~ Payment within 5 days of the sale ending ~
~ If you are buying from overseas you may have to pay import taxes on the value of your purchase,all taxes areyour responsibility asthe buyer/importer ~
~ When leaving your DSR rating please remember that postage is not just the cost of the stamp and all the work that goes into listing every item, sourcing, transport costs, research, photography, listing and administration, packing costs, labour and transport to and from the post office ~
Any questions please ask.
POSTAGE, PAYMENT & TERMS OF SALE
~ Everything we sell is antique or 'vintage' and in second hand condition so will havethe signs of use - a touch of dust or surface dirt, utensil scratches, gilt wear, stilt marks, light naturalcrazingand firing faults,rubbing to decoration, small scratches and marks to the surface- none of theseare damage but part of the aging and/or manufacturing process - these things make an antique not break it! We do not accept returns unless an item is significantly mis-described;if you are looking for a perfect item we would suggest a new or reproduction piece ~
~ We post at cost PLUS a small handlingfee for packing and materials depending on th item size, complexity and weight of your purchase ~
~All internationalpurchases weighing under 2kg that sell for over £46 are sentwith a minimum serviceof'Royal Mail International Signed For' - I try and guess what is going to make over that amount and include it in the postage quote within the listing~
~ All purchases over 2kg are sent with a courier/ Parcel Force Worldwide ~
~ The carriers/delivery agents in the listing may be subject to change~
~ Payment within 5 days of sale ~
~Anyafter sale correspondence must go through the proper 'contact seller' messaging service ~
~ No partial refunds - a full refund within 10 days of sale is offered with all listings ~
~ Buyers pay all respective import taxes/fees on purchaseslevied by their country of residence ~
~ When leaving your DSR rating please consider all the work that goes into listing every item, sourcing, transport costs, research, photography, listing and administration, packing costs, labour and transport to the post office ~
POINTS TO REMEMBER WHEN BUYING FROM US
~ Please do not ask for confirmation of the item being shipped, has an automated notification in your summary that shows you when we mark an item as despatched ~
~ response is our reputation, if you feel you have not received the excellent service we aim to provide please get in contact so we can resolve it together rather than leave an unfair negative score or DSR rating - please do read our excellent response record ~
~ Aoffer constitutes an agreement on everything stated in the listing ~
~ Enjoy your purchase and please come back to us as a customer! ~
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