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Yixing Teapot

Auction: Discovery - 2872T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: December 10, 2015 10:00AM


Yixing Teapot, China, 20th century, finely modeled with naturalistic depiction of the "Three Friends of Winter: Plum, Bamboo, and Pine," with their branches intertwined comprising the body with a gnarled pine branch handle and a knotted tree branch spout, the base signed "shen xi qin zhi," ht. 5 in.
Estimate $200-400

in excellent condition

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