Sale 18AS01 | Lot 35

Chinese Enameled Porcelain Teapot

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 35
Chinese Enameled Porcelain Teapot
16th/17th Century
The tortoise form raised on four three-toed feet, the head forming the spout, the curved handle painted with scales and molded with a flange over the top, the body worked with auspicious symbols in cartouches on the sides and Ming style character medallions on the shoulder, all on a diaper ground, the lid with a kneeling boy as a finial, iron red, green and yellow enameling. Height to top of handle 8 1/2 inches.

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Enamel wear, handle broken and reattached, spout repaired

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 19, 2018 at 10am EDT
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