29th Feb, 2024 10:00

Porcelain, Jade, Bronze | Asian Works of Art

  Lot 783


comprising teapot, sugar bowl, cream jug, and dish, each embossed trailing dragon, engraved initials, with simulated bamboo handles, stamped LH... 90 to base, the teapot with ivory insulators

This lot contains elephant ivory material. Several countries, including in the EU and USA, prohibit the importation of ivory items unless under specific conditions. Prospective buyers should familiarise themselves with the relevant customs regulations of their country and ensure they are able to import this item prior to bidding.

Ivory Act 2018 (2022) compliant with APHA registration reference 5X7N357L.

(approx. 1106g gross)

the teapot 26cm wide


A condition report is offered as an indication of any issues visible to the naked eye. As none of our staff is a professional conservator or restorer, buyers must satisfy themselves in respect of condition. The condition report does not form part of any contract between McTear's and the buyer, and all lots are offered "as is" in accordance with our Terms of Business available on our website.


Sold for £550
Estimated at £500 - £1,000

Condition Report
Light tarnishing to handles across the lot, and to the pot spout, a few very small dents tomthe handle of the jug, and of the sugar bowl, small gapping evident between the ivory insulators and the silver on the teapot, very minor surface scratches across the lot, overall very nice condition 

weight approx. 1106g gross

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