Lot 168: RELIEF-MOULDED FAMILLE ROSE TEAPOT AND SAUCER YONGZHENG PERIOD teapot 11.5cm high
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
RELIEF-MOULDED FAMILLE ROSE TEAPOT AND SAUCER
the teapot of pear shape with a S-form spout and an arched handle, the lower body moulded with high-relief decoration depicting sprays of flowering lotus, the lid and the saucer similarly decorated with lotus in relief, on a ground painted with further floral sprays (2)
teapot 11.5cm high
- Good overall appearance
- The tips of some of the relief decorations are chipped off, such as the tip of a lotus leaf and of several lotus flowers
- Slight surface wear as consistent with age
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