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A 'YIXING' 'LOTUS LEAF' TEAPOT AND COVER

Estimate:

600

to
- 800 GBP

KILLADOON HOUSE, PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT IRISH ESTATE

A 'YIXING' 'LOTUS LEAF' TEAPOT AND COVER

A 'YIXING' 'LOTUS LEAF' TEAPOT AND COVER

Estimate:

600

to
- 800 GBP

Lot sold:

6,250

GBP

KILLADOON HOUSE, PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT IRISH ESTATE


A 'YIXING' 'LOTUS LEAF' TEAPOT AND COVER


of compressed globular form, moulded to the exterior with lotus leafs and further leafy stems, the cover similarly decorated 

(2)

Width across spout and handle 17 cm, 6¾ in.


The tip of the finial on the cover has some very tiny chips. There are stains and light wear to the surface overall, and minute nicks to the extremities.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."