Chinese 19th C. Yixing Enameled Teapot – Bird
Small chinese Zisha Ware Teapot, Guangxu Period (1875-1908)
Nice decorated with bird on a blooming tree in enamel technique on yixing ceramic. Marked “yi xing zi sha” (purple sand of yixing).
Very good condition, some wear – no chips, hairlines, cracks or restorations.
Similar teapots are illustrated in the book “Yixing Teapots for Europe” by Patrice Valfré.
Height: ca. 7,5 cm
Length: ca. 11 cm