London, South Kensington
10 May 2006
A group of Yixing pottery teawares, 18th century
Each piece of cinquefoil form, variously decorated with cream relief moulded floral decoration, comprising a milk jug and cover, a teabowl and saucer, a larger saucer, and a cup with loop handle; and a cinquefoil teapot stand, similarly decorated -- maximum 6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) wide, 4¼ in. (10.5 cm.) high. (5)
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