Fri, 17th Sep 2021 10:30

The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

 
  Lot 3
 

A 19TH CENTURY CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE TEAPOT AND COVER

Sold for £480


Condition report

Chip to upper side of lid rim. Further chip to underside of lid rim. 



The pot appears undamaged with the exception of gilt rubbing. The rim of pot has small line at rim that appears to be a manufacture flaw. Refer to added images.

 

19TH CENTURY CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE TEAPOT AND COVER,
of cannonball form with hoop handle, the domed cover with bud finial, the body hand-painted in underglaze and enamelled colours with alternating panels depicting court scenes and birds set within landscapes, within scrolling gilt borders, 13.2cm high
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection

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