Chinese biscuit porcelain turquoise-glazed water pot in the form of a crab on a lotus leaf, on three short feet covered overall in a clear turquoise glaze pooling at the edges.
2 ⅞ inches, 7.3 cm long.
Provenance & Additional Information
- From an important French private collection formed between 1924 and 1941.
- Purchased from Pierre Saqué, 12 Avenue George V, Paris, 3rd April 1929, with label Raufast, 18 Rue Boétie, Paris.
Possible inner rim frit.