Guaranteed over 400 years old! The barrel shaped teapot with ribbed sides and peony alternated with lanscape in panels. The size is total hight : 19,5 cm. The condition of this lovely teapot is good exept for a long crack in the bottom going up at the side in a starcrack where there is a small 4mm filled hole in the middle. The handle been off with a clean brake and related line to the rim.The lid is perfect and also the spout is untouched and in perfect condition. At the side of the spout is no damage but a flaw in the manufacturing also some more manufacturing flaws. See also the pictures, they say more than words.
Good blue color and hard to find. Although it has damage it is a unique item that will go well in any good private collection or museum collection of antique chinese.
Litterature: Maura Rinaldi - Kraak Porcelain. A moment in the history of trade. If you have a question please ask. _gsrx_vers_856 GS 7.0.20 (856).The item "Wonderfull Chinese Blue & White Kraak Porcelain Teapot Wanli Jingdezhen c 1600" is in sale since Wednesday, February 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Teapots". The seller is "crowned-crane" and is located in Kampen. This item can be shipped worldwide.