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Blue-on-white Chinese porcelain teapot with lid, fluted melon shape.

Currency:USD Category:Antiques / Maritime Start Price:330.00 USD Estimated At:350.00 - 500.00 USD
Blue-on-white Chinese porcelain teapot with lid, fluted melon shape.
SOLD
400.00USDto sdamario + (60.00) buyer's premium. + applicable fees & taxes.
This item SOLD at 2010 Apr 09 @ 18:27UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Blue-on-white Chinese porcelain teapot with lid, fluted melon shape. 335 grams, 4-1/2" tall and 5-1/2" wide. A perfect little teapot with lid, handle and spout, the floral motif with birds very typical of Kangxi that is seen from the Spanish 1715 and 1733 Fleets, with just a tiny bit of encrustation in the spout, 100% intact. Recovered from: "Ca Mau wreck," sunk ca. 1723-35 off Vietnam.