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Chinese,  Polychrome Famille Rose Tea-caddy  Qianlong.

Chinese, Polychrome Famille Rose Tea-caddy Qianlong.

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800: Item # 1125665

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Object 2010675 Tea Caddy Provenance: China Dating: Late Yongzheng period (1723-1735) - early Qianlong period (1736-1795), c.1730-1740 A tea caddy of ovoid form with a domed lid, a pointed knob, on a footring with a glazed base. Polychrome decorated in famille rose with various other enamels and iron-red. Round the middle a trellis pattern border and round the neck a continuous decoration of pomegranates with flowerings branches and leaves. The cover is decorated with a flowering chrysanthemum plant. Dimensions: Height: 130 mm (4.72 inch) Diameter: 73 mm (3.03 inch) Diameter of mouth: 32 mm (1.26 inch) Diameter of footring: 48 mm (1.77 inch) Condition: A tiny glaze frit and three very tiny (1 mm or 0.039 inch) spots on the rim of the cover, caused by a plopping bubble of glaze during the firing process to the rim of the cover.