Antique Chinese solid brass / bronze ceremonial tea pot stylised elephant form
An antique Chinese teapot in the form of an elephant. It is decorated with repeating patterns of bats, clouds, foliate and other details. The underside has a four character cast Qianlong reign mark to the underside. Fair condition and left uncleaned with tarnish and historic residue all over, especially in the crevices. The finial lid is loose fitting and the underside has remnants silvering or tinning.
The base is mildly concave causing a slight wobble. Dimensions: Length: 14.479 cm (5.700") Width: 7.798 cm (3.070") Height: 12.650 cm (4.980) inc.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Other Chinese". The seller is "theantiquecompany" and is located in this country: GB. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: Chinese
- Country of Origin: China
- Product: Teapot
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Bronze
- Antique: Yes
- Sub-Type: Ceremonial teapot
- Original/Repro: Antique Original