SIGNED by the maker, c. This beautiful tea set has a lovely ORANGE PEEL background with chased and engraved PLUM BLOSSOM. The scene covers both sides of all 3 pieces.The unusual teapot has a BAMBOO form HANDLE and FINIAL. All 3 pieces are clearly signed underneath c. THIS LOVELY SET IS SIMILAR TO THE POPULAR'CRACKED ICE' PATTERN. The teapot stands nearly 16cm (to the top of the finial) and weighs approx.
21 TROY OUNCES (653 GRAMS). CONDITION : SUPERB, SUPER SHARP and CRISP, NO repairs, NO damage - EXCELLENT. AN EXCEPTIONAL PRETTY and UNUSUAL FORM CHINESE EXPORT SILVER TEA SET, SIGNED C. I have had a special interest in CHINESE EXPORT SILVER since the early 1990s and have owned many, many wonderful pieces. I have a good eye and knowledge and completely stand behind the items I sell.
I want repeat business from happy customers. Please see my other auctions for more CHINESE EXPORT, ENGLISH and FRENCH SILVER.The item "Rare Chinese Export Silver 3 piece PRUNUS and'CRACKED ICE' tea set. SIGNED 1900" is in sale since Monday, April 23, 2018.
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