18th century Chinese export porcelain teapot, decorated with stylized flowers in famille rose enamels and reserves of purple diaper patterns etc.
Fitted with a replacement (silver?) spout , base metal handle & unusual ‘apple’ shape knop.
Circa : 1770
Height : 6½” (16.5cm)
Length overall: 9½” (24cm)
Condition: Period repairs & replacements, associated body cracks, chips to rim of lid, no ‘hidden’ restoration.
Stock ref : 16148/ybx-