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Lot 598

Wednesday 27 Nov, 2019 - 10.00am

A good Chinese Export armorial porcelain spherical tea pot and cover, boldly decorated in coloured enamels and gilt with the arms of Saunders to both sides, within en grisaille borders and with conforming decoration to slightly domed cover, 5ins (127mm) high (Qing Dynasty, Qianlong period - circa 1745)
Note: The arms are illustrated in "Chinese Armorial Porcelain" by D. S. Howard, published 1972, Volume 1, Page 349 L1
Provenance: The Crisp Collection recorded in 1907 catalogue, one of two tea pots and a stand (Nos. 827-829), sold in 1923 as part tea service for 17 Guineas - The Du Boulay Family Collection, and subsequently The Canterbury Auction Galleries - Auction 22nd May 2012, lot 98

Estimate £800 - 1,200

Plus buyers premium of 24% ยป