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Small Tea Pot
Item No. 17026

19th Century, N/A, China
6" x 7.25" x 4.25"
( 15.24 x 18.415 x 10.795 cm)
(H x W x D)

This tea pot is a form of the daily use wares which were staples of Shiwan products. This small teapot in a traditional shape with pear shaped body and round handle and is . For such small pots, the potter had to pay special attention to the molding of the spout so that the liquid could come out in a steady even stream. The pieces are well known for their brilliant flambé—or flame-like quality – glazes such as displayed in the turquoise blue glaze of this pot.

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