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A LARGE POLICHROME PORCELAIN COFFE EWER AND COVER, JAPAN, 18TH CENTURY
Of cylindrical shape finely painted in multicolour enamels and gilt depicting a multitude of figures seated very closely. The finial modelled as fleaming pearl, the handle and the spout decorated and the base foot lobed. Wear on gilt and enamels, two hairline at the base of 4,5 and 6 cm, the spout re-glued and a small chip on the spout rim.
36 cm high, 32,5 cm wide
Estimate € 200 - 500
Provenance: from the private collection of a Lady in south of Italy, and thence descendants