London, South Kensington
29 March 2007
A Chinese 'Hatcher Cargo' blue and white reticulated tea bowl, circa 1643
with rounded sides and a slightly flared rim, painted with roundels enclosing a walled pavilion and river and mountain landscapes, some with pagodas, flanked by pierced cash motif walls, all between floral cross-hatched border below the rim and lotus petal panels above the foot -- 3 9/16in. (9.1cm.) diam.
R & G McPherson Antiques, London label.
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