Lot 111: A nice pair of high footed lobed porcelain cups Tongzhi marked and of the period
October 22, 2016
Sarzana (SP), ItalyLive Auction
dating: Tongzhi (1862-1874)
Lobed, hexagonal cups held by long, circular, "a godet" feet and featuring yellow, orange peel and red, blown decorations; the inside of the foot, on a white ground, features the squared, red, seal mark provided with the Tongzhi Emperor six characters. Both cups featuring slight missing parts at the enamel at the inside of the cups, one of them with a chip at the inner and outer lobed border.
dimensions: dimensions 4.5 x 12 cm.