Antique Octagonal Chinese Metal Teapot with Reverse Eglomise Hand Painted Scenic Glass Panels. Late Qing or early Republican. 6" (15.2 cm) tall with handle down and about 9" with handle up, 4 1/2" (11.4 cm) in diameter without spout and about 6" with the spout.The item weighs 3lbs 10oz (1.6 kg) without packaging. It is shaped like octagon with seven sides showing windows with glass panels reverse painted with everyday Chinese life scenes. The side with the spout has a single character below it, reading'Fu', which is'Good Fortune'. It will enhance any room decor: living room, family, bedroom or display in the entry hall. A feast for a collector. There's round seal embossed on the bottom. Chao Yi / good material / Yong Shun old shop. Chao Yi, or Chao County refers to Chaoyang County. Prefecture's eight counties and its most populous in Guangdong Province. Means copper alloy with more than 70% of tin content. Perfect, excellent, no fails at all. Thank you for your interest! All items are vintage or antique (except where noted). I acquire items only of distinct origin and quality. Items are priced appropriately for their provenance (if any), quality and condition. I describe all items to the best of my ability, after a due diligent research. If you feel like commenting on description or asking questions, or additional photographs, please don't hesitate to send me a message, as I'm a strong believer in communications!
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