A CHINESE FAMILLE VERTE 'BLOSSOMS' HOOKAH BASE.
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi period.
The pear-shaped body divided into lobes, each painted with a blossom spray beneath a scroll band to the shoulder and a flared neck with a lotus border, 12cm H.
There is a small old chip to the rim, and minor wear over the surface and to the enamels.
Sold for £812
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