This lovely handpainted sugar bowl was made by Meito Japan ( est 1908-see below background) and has a green stamp which dates this particular peiece circa 1908-21.

It is handpainted with raised gold painting.

It does have a small nibble in the lid of the bowl which is not seen when the lid is on the bowl.

 

Width with handles 6"

Height 3"

 

CP-J-M-001

 

The company was founded in Nagoya Japan.  Meito in english is translated as Fine or excellent sword. This is thought to be nod to the city where a scared sword,  part of the crown jewels, is housed in a shrine .

Meito-Japan-sugar bowl-handpainted-circa 1908-21

HK$160.00Price