MBO 01 An Yixing 'Dragon Egg' teapot and cover


Wanli period (1573-1619)

The plain ovoid body is set with a straight spout and C-shaped handle, The domed cover is surmounted by a bud-shaped knp. Silver mounts.
11 cm high

The 'dragon egg's' teapot can be recognised by its simple plain form with C-shaped handle and straight spout.

Ceramics > Early Ceramics