Overglaze Enamel Painted and Fluted Chinese Porcelain Teacup

One mended, lightly fluted Chinese porcelain handleless teacup comprised of five rim, body, and base sherds with a footring. There is an enamel decoration painted over the glaze featuring a purple (manganese) punctuated line along the interior, slightly scalloped rim. The exterior surface is decorated with a purple, parallel lined border filled with purple and blue (cobalt) flowers. There also are traces of purple flowers surrounded by dark green leaves on the body.

7 Hanover Square

Manhattan, 7 Hanover Square

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