London, South Kensington
3 February 2000
A Chinese export globular teapot and cover
painted in iron red, coloured enamels and gilt with vases of flowers and precious objects amongst trailing peonies, lillies and foliage -- 5¼in. (13.4cms) high, 18th century, (handle restuck, small surface chip to cover rim, minor chips to inner rim of teapot).
See Colour Plate 5.
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