Chinese porcelain blue and white rectangular tea caddy and circular cover on four bracket feet, painted on the wide sides with vases and precious objects including a weiqi board, counter holder, books, censer and scrolls, the short sides with flowering branches, the flat shoulder with reverse technique flower sprays on a blue ground, the top of the cover similarly decorated.

Kangxi, 1662-1722.

4 ¾ inches, 12 cm.



The cover with tiny frits and a hairline.

Provenance & Additional Information

  • From a private English collection, Newbold Pacey Hall, Worcestershire.