Chinese Yixing Zisha Teapot c19th Marked & Signed
Description & Size: 11.43 x 17.27 x 10.92 cm (4.5" x 6.8" x 4.3) height & wide with spout & handle & base
Weight: 470 gram (16.57 oz)
Age: Late 19th Century, Production: Handcrafted
This is a nice dark brown patina Chinese yixing zisha teapot of the late 19th Century. It's interesting designed with a square flat base with a square curved spout & handle. The lid is also square with a nice incised square finial. The teapot comes with an archaic pictogram designed of characters & ancient human forms. The teapot & lid have some small frits & chips as can be seen on the pics. It's signed on the inside lid with the artist name & stamped with the studio mark on the base. Over all it's in excellent condition for its age.