Description & Technical information

European Market
from the Golden Gate Collection

A Chinese export porcelain teapot and cover with a coat of arms, the rim with a puce ribbon band and scattered sprays of flowers.

The arms have not been identified but may be Sampson of Kent or Castelain of Artois, though neither are exact matches.

References: Howard 2003, p471, a teapot stand matching this teapot.

Date:  Qianlong period circa 1770
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 21.5 cm (8¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art