Very unusual clay teapot with impressed design. Seal on underside and interior of lid. Fissure on exterior which does not appear to go through clay. Measures 16.9cm spout to handle. 6.25cm tall with lid.
Large Chinese stoneware jar with a continuous lotus pond scene in turquoise, yellow and blue on aubergine ground. Traditional borders at the bottom as well as buddhist symbols within ruyi border around the top. Late Ming / early Qing. 35.56cm tall and 43.2cm diameter. Overall wear and hairline as photographed.