Sale 10AM01 | Lot 312

Chinese Export Armorial Porcelain Teapot

Catalogue: American Furniture & Decorative Arts
Chinese Export Armorial Porcelain Teapot

Lot Details

Lot 312
Chinese Export Armorial Porcelain Teapot
Circa 1780
The lid and top rim with an underglaze blue scroll border, the body centering the Arms of M'Alister surmounted by the motto Per Mare Per Terras, with a molded spout and handle. Height 5 1/4 inches.
David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol. I, p. 674

The Elinor Gordon Gallery Collection

Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Loss to gilding and enamel consistent with age. One iron spot on one side of body. Firing crack on the handle.


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Estimate: $600 - $800
Sold for $625 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts

Tue, Apr 13, 2010 at 10am EDT
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