London, South Kensington
6 November 2009
A WHITE GLAZED ANHUA DECORATED STEM CUP AND COVER, 18TH CENTURY OR LATER
with tall cylindrical foot and wide flaring rim, incised to the exterior of the cup, and raised to the interior with scrolling lotus blossoms, with woven leather and bamboo cup cover -- the cup, 4¼in. (10.2cm.) diam.
The Hall Collection, no. 227.
Christies London, The E.T Hall Collection of Chinese Monochrome Porcelains, 7 June, 2004, part of lot 235.
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Please note that the size of this lot should read: 5 3/8in. (13.7cm.) diam.
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