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Chinese Export Porcelain Coffee and Teapots

Auction:
2509
Lot:
272A
Sold for:
$770$650

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2509
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 14, 2010 3:00PM

Description:

Chinese Export Porcelain Coffee and Teapots, early 19th century, a lighthouse-form coffeepot with domed lid with fruit-form knop, reeded lapped handles with gilt leaf terminals, the sides ornamented with maroon and gilt mantle over a monogrammed shield, the cover and rim with undulating flower borders; a teapot with blue grape and flower borders on cover and rim, the sides monogrammed within a gilt oval reserve, (both with minor hairlines on bases), ht. 9 1/4, 4 in., respectively.
Estimate $300-400

Keywords

Gilt, Teapot, Teaware

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