5 April 2016,
Price realised HKD 62,500
Estimate HKD 50,000 - HKD 80,000
A YIXING TEA POT
SIGNED SHAO JUNGEN, MID-QING PERIOD
The tea pot is finely potted with a globular body, a curved spout and a c-shaped handle, resting on a recessed base impressed with a maker's mark, Shao Jungen. The gently sloped cover is surmounted by a knob finial.
6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) long
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