CATALOGUE NUMBER 0324
SMALL BLUE & WHITE TEAPOT AND COVER
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 4 ¼ inches
Berwald Oriental Art, London, 2001
A blue and white miniature teapot and cover, of rectangular cross section, the sides which are slightly convex each contain a large lozenge shaped reserve, which on the wo longer sides contains flowering plants issuing from rockwork, all on a ground of flowers and scrolling foliage. The short spout and handle are of square section and simply decorated with cloud forms.