This unusual large Chinese 19thC export teapot in famille verte palette is finely enamelled around the body of the teapot with various court figures in garden
pursuits.The wide circular shoulder area is divided into eight alternating panels of finely painted birds and vivid blue&turquoise geometric colored designs.Condition:Excellent with minor rubbing in areas that are often used&handled and a minor abrasion at the spout area do to usage.(please note photo enlargements and thanks)
Circa:Qing Dynasty(1821-1850) Size:8 1/2"high
10 1/2"(from tip of spout to end of handle)
Domed covered teapots in famille verte colors&design are quite difficult to find in todays marketplace.