A small Chinese famille verte coffee pot. Kangxi
Of pear-shaped body, and enameled in the famille verte palette with sea creatures amidst waves, a molded ruyi-head at the base of the loop handle.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 6.69 in. (17 cm)
- Reference :
For two identical models of different sizes, see Christie’s NYC, Mandarin & Menagerie: The Sowell Collection and Chinese Export Art From Various Owners, 26 january 2015, lot 61 (describe as chocolate pot).
Another example is in the Jui Tang Collection (inventory number 1369).