Old Chinese YIXING Clay Teapot w/ Partial Pewter Covering of Dragons & Bats. From a local estate (they have collected Yixing for many years). Yixing / Zisha Red or ” Purple ” Clay Teapot. Depicting Partial Pewter / Silver color Metal Covering of Dragons & Bats. With 2 Hollow Metal Handles attached by Rings. The Lid is decorated with a Coin design & a replaced Carnelian Agate Finial. 4 Chop Marks on the base. Age unknown, likely early to mid 20th century. Not counting the handles, a pprox. 4.15″ tall” x 7.5″ long x 5.5″ wide. Just over 2 pounds total. Fair overall condition with use wear, dirt, scratches, small metal dents. Also, separations, crushing & repairs to the base metal area (see pictures). Please view my other items. There are many more wonderful Asian pieces. Please contact me for international rates. Return accepted only if the item is not as described. The item “7.5 Old Chinese YIXING Clay Teapot with Partial Pewter Covering of Dragons & Bats” is in sale since Saturday, January 3, 2015. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Teapots”. The seller is “silverpaw” and is located in Santa Cruz, California. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Color: Red & Silver
- Type: Teapots
- Primary Material: Porcelain & Pottery
- Age: 1900-1940
- Region of Origin: China