A FINE PAIR OF INSCRIBED BLUE AND WHITE TEA TRAYS SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD OF JIAQING | 清嘉慶 青花御題詩海棠式茶盤一對 《大清嘉慶年製》款
A FINE PAIR OF INSCRIBED BLUE AND WHITE TEA TRAYS
SEAL MARKS AND PERIOD OF JIAQING
清嘉慶 青花御題詩海棠式茶盤一對 《大清嘉慶年製》款
each with shallow lobed sides of quatrefoil section, raised on four short bracket feet, the interior inscribed with an imperial poem pertaining to the preparation of tea and dated to the dingsi year of the Jiaqing reign (corresponding to 1797), surrounded by a band of scrolling lotus and florets repeated on the interior and exterior walls with a variation on the central bloom, the base inscribed with a six-character seal mark
15.8 cm, 6¼ in.
There is a small loss to a bracket feet of one tea tray (approx. 1 x 0.5 cm) and a very faint glaze line to the inner rim on the left (approx. 1 cm). The other tray with a minute glaze flake to the lower part of the interior. Minor general surface wear.
一盤其中一如意足見約1 x 0.5公分磕痕，及口沿內左側一處約1公分 不顯眼片紋。另一盤內下方一處細小剝釉。整體器面有輕微磨痕，屬正常。
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.