This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

Circa   1640

Painted with figures under a willow tree, the cover embossed with foliate scrolls and carrying a figural finial, the handle with engraved mount and shell thumb piece, the spout embossed with an acanthus band and dragon.

For a similar mounted Transitional porcelain ewer see LunSingh Scheulleer, Chinessisched und Japanisches Porzellan in European Fassungen, Braunschweig, 1980, plate 218, cat. no. 94 

Stock Code   1591

Dimensions   24.50cm high

Open by appointment and at fairs