6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A BLANC DE CHINE TEAPOT AND COVER, MID 17TH CENTURY
the body of flattened circular form with raised roundel to the centre, incised to one side with three lines of a poem praising the teapots ability to enhance the smell of the tea, raised on a spreading foot -- 6in. (15.2cm.) high, fitted wood box.
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