Lot 720: CHINESE PORCELAIN TEAPOTS AND COVERS, LOT OF 12 ARTICLES, ALL PAINTED BLUE ON THE WHITE BODIES
October 1, 2013
Mt. Crawford, VA, USALive Auction
Description: CHINESE PORCELAIN TEAPOTS AND COVERS, LOT OF 12 ARTICLES, ALL PAINTED BLUE ON THE WHITE BODIES, including two ring-form teapots and covers; and seven miniature teapots and covers, many with slender metal handles arcing over the bodies, painted in unusual shapes, including a hen-form example, printed marks to underside. Sold together with a rectangular porcelain tray and two mugs, painted with all over floral scrolls and fretwork.
Condition Report: Excellent, unused condition.
Provenance: Property of a New York-area Private Collection.
Dimensions: 7 1/2" H., the tallest.
Date: Second half 19th Century.