A small antique, late 19th century Japanese, cloisonn̩e enamel teapot of inverted baluster form on a tall flared foot, with side handle, long spout and domed lid with a chrysanthemum knob. It is decorated with floral and butterfly motifs on a turquoise and dark blue ground.
PERIOD Meiji (1868-1912)
DATE c. 1890
DIMENSIONS Width 5.25 Depth 2.75 Height 5.5 in.