A very unusual 19th century Chinese export porcelain tea cup and saucer, probably for the Persian market, decorated with hand painted panels with female portraits against a ground pattern of colourful flowers & birds.
Circa : 1850
Diameter of saucer : 5⅞” (15cm)
Condition : Good, slight wear & small flakes of enamel missing. Tiny flake on rim. No restoration.
Stock ref :16089/ijx-