07-09-2011 07-09-2011
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2554B Boston
July 9, 2011 10:00AMCalender
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Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Puzzle Teapot

$770$650
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2554B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Chinese Famille Verte Porcelain Puzzle Teapot, with central cartouche of enameled flowers and butterfly, surrounded by reticulated body enamel decorated with stylized foliage and flowers, handle and spout modeled as a serpentine creature, lid adorned with a bat, ht. 6 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Rim of lid and tip of spout with repaired chips, scattered loss and repaint to enamel.