Lot 276: 4 Chinese Yixing Pottery Teapots
January 14, 2017
Cranston, RI, USALive Auction
Description: CHINA, 20TH CENTURY A collection of four Chinese Yixing pottery tea pots. The lot includes a tapered cylindrical body pot with incised calligraphy and mountain scene, a flared body pot with raised calligraphy, a rounded body pot with raised calligraphy, and a footed bulbous body pot with incised calligraphy and apple blossom branch.
Condition Report: The first with chip to inner rim lip cover, the second with some very small chips to sharp corners of foot, the third showing staining from use, both in and out with chips to inner rim cover and the fourth with minuet chip to spout.
Dimensions: Largest measures 7 1/2" spout to handle by 4 5/8" square. Tallest is 5 3/4" tall