A Chinese famille verte octagonal porcelain cup, Kangxi period (1662 - 1722)
A Chinese famille verte octagonal porcelain cup, Kangxi period (1662 - 1722). Decorated to the panelled exterior with archaic vessels between pairs of auspicious symbols painted against a pale cafe au lait ground, the interior with an iron red hatched band to the rim above flowering sprigs in red and green. Marked with a lotus flower symbol enclosed within two concentric circles in blue to the base. 2.5 in (6.3 cm) height. 3.1 in (7.9 cm) diameter.
Auction Date: September 2015